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Re: PRNGs and testers.
> A few questions on Pseudo Random Number Generators...
> 1. Which are the best software PRNG's available today?
Not answerable. (Reason: substitute car, HIFI, medical doctor, etc.
for 'software PRNG').
> 2. Are there any software implementations to test the randomness of a
> PRNG ? I've looked at Diehard - is there anything else?
There are tests that one can implement with reasonable effort.
A test relevant in cryptology is Maurer's test. See Menezes et al.,
Handbook of Applied Cryptography.
M. K. Shen