Cryptology ePrint Archive: Report 2007/256

Aspects of Pairing Inversion

S. D. Galbraith and F. Hess and F. Vercauteren

Abstract: We discuss some applications of the pairing inversion problem and outline some potential approaches for solving it. Our analysis of these approaches gives further evidence that pairing inversion is a hard problem.

Category / Keywords: public-key cryptography / pairings