Cryptology ePrint Archive: Report 2014/059

Cuckoo Cycle: a memory-hard proof-of-work system

John Tromp

Abstract: We introduce the first trivially verifiable, scalable, memory-and-tmto-hard proof-of-work system.

Category / Keywords: cryptographic protocols

Date: received 27 Jan 2014, last revised 9 Feb 2014

Contact author: john tromp at gmail com

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Note: added some plots and citation. fixed some typos. minor rewriting.

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