Cryptology ePrint Archive: Report 2010/413

Collisions for 72-step and 73-step SHA-1: Improvements in the Method of Characteristics

E.A.Grechnikov

Abstract: We present a brief report on the collision search for the reduced SHA-1. With a few improvements to the De Canni\`ere-Rechberger automatic collision search method we managed to construct two new collisions for 72- and 73-step reduced SHA-1 hash function.

Category / Keywords: hash functions, SHA-1, collisions, characteristics

Date: received 23 Jul 2010

Contact author: grechnik at mccme ru

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