Cryptology ePrint Archive: Report 2017/560

Notes on the design and analysis of SIMON and SPECK

Ray Beaulieu and Douglas Shors and Jason Smith and Stefan Treatman-Clark and Bryan Weeks and Louis Wingers

Abstract: We discuss the design rationale and analysis of the SIMON and SPECK lightweight block ciphers.

Category / Keywords: secret-key cryptography / block ciphers

Date: received 8 Jun 2017, last revised 2 Feb 2018

Contact author: djshors at tycho ncsc mil

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Note: This revision clarifies some points in the original paper.

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