Cryptology ePrint Archive: Report 2011/265

Efficient 2-Round General Perfectly Secure Message Transmission: A Minor Correction to Yang and Desmedt's Protocol

Qiushi Yang and Yvo Desmedt

Abstract: At Asiacrypt~'10, Yang and Desmedt proposed a number of perfectly secure message transmission protocols in the general adversary model. However, there is a minor flaw in the 2-round protocol in an undirected graph to transmit multiple messages. A small correction solves the problem. Here we fix the protocol and prove its security.

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Publication Info: This result was originally going to appear in the full version of~\cite{YD10}. However, as required by some recent studies of this model, we show this correction on Cryptology ePrint Archive in advance.

Date: received 25 May 2011

Contact author: q yang at cs ucl ac uk

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