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Recent work on pairing inversion

A few days ago (April 10, 2019) Takakazu Satoh posted on eprint the paper Miller Inversion is Easy for the Reduced Tate Pairing on Trace Zero Supersingular Curves on eprint. I was delighted to hear from Takakazu Satoh, as I … Continue reading

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AMS Sectional Meeting Special Session on The Mathematics of Cryptography

The American Mathematical Society Spring Central and Western Joint Sectional Meeting was held at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, in Honolulu during March 22-24, 2019. There was a Special Session on The Mathematics of Cryptography organised by Shahed Sharif … Continue reading

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Accepted papers to Eurocrypt, PQ Crypto and PKC 2019

The Eurocrypt 2019 program features a lot of interesting papers. There are two papers relevant to isogeny crypto: Daniel J. Bernstein, Tanja Lange, Chloe Martindale and Lorenz Panny. Quantum Circuits for the CSIDH: Optimizing Quantum Evaluation of Isogenies. Luca De … Continue reading

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Blog post on CSIDH and video of talk

Wouter Castryck has written a blog post to explain CSIDH: Post-quantum key exchange using isogeny-based group actions. You can watch the Habilitation thesis talk by Luca de Feo on Exploring isogeny graphs. — Steven Galbraith

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Asiacrypt 2018

Asiacrypt 2018 was held at QUT in Brisbane, Australia on December 2-6, 2018. It was wonderfully organised by Josef Pieprzyk. The three plenary invited speakers were: Mitsuru Matsui (Mitsubishi) “25 Years of linear cryptanalysis – Early History and Path Search … Continue reading

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ECC 2018, Osaka, Japan

As announced earlier on this blog, the 22nd Workshop on Elliptic Curve Cryptography took place at Osaka University, Japan, from November 19 to 21. This edition featured invited talks across a broad range of topics, from quantum information theory to … Continue reading

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Mathematics of Public Key Cryptography textbook free

I have made available for free a corrected version of my book “Mathematics of Public Key Cryptography”. You can access it here. I have fixed all the typos and errors that I was aware of (most of them documented in … Continue reading

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