Cryptology ePrint Archive: Report 2013/242

AE5 Security Notions: Definitions Implicit in the CAESAR Call

Chanathip Namprempre and Phillip Rogaway and Tom Shrimpton

Abstract: A draft call for the CAESAR authenticated-encryption competition adopts an interface that is not aligned with existing definitions in the literature. It is the purpose of this brief note to formalize what we believe to be the intended definitions.

Category / Keywords: secret-key cryptography /

Date: received 29 Apr 2013, last revised 21 Feb 2015

Contact author: rogaway at cs ucdavis edu

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