Cryptology ePrint Archive: Report 2012/268

On a CCA2-secure variant of McEliece in the standard model

Edoardo Persichetti

Abstract: We consider public-key encryption schemes based on error-correcting codes that are IND-CCA2 secure in the standard model. We analyze a system due to Dowsley, Muller-Quade and Nascimento. We then show how to instantiate the Rosen-Segev framework with the McEliece scheme.

Category / Keywords: public-key cryptography / CCA2

Date: received 11 May 2012, last revised 18 Jul 2012

Contact author: e persichetti at math auckland ac nz

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