Cryptology ePrint Archive: Report 2018/1216

This is Not an Attack on Wave

Thomas Debris-Alazard and Nicolas Sendrier and Jean-Pierre Tillich

Abstract: Very recently, a preprint ``Cryptanalysis of the Wave Signature Scheme'', eprint 2018/1111, appeared claiming to break Wave ``Wave: A New Code-Based Signature Scheme'', eprint 2018/996. We explain here why this claim is incorrect.

Category / Keywords: public-key cryptography; cryptanalysis

Date: received 18 Dec 2018, last revised 27 Dec 2018

Contact author: jean-pierre tillich at inria fr

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