Paper 2020/1608

Cryptographic competitions

Daniel J. Bernstein

Abstract

Competitions are widely viewed as the safest way to select cryptographic algorithms. This paper surveys procedures that have been used in cryptographic competitions, and analyzes the extent to which those procedures reduce security risks.

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Publication info
Preprint. MINOR revision.
Keywords
cryptographycompetitionsDESAESeSTREAMSHA-3CAESARNISTPQCNISTLWC
Contact author(s)
authorcontact-competitions @ box cr yp to
History
2020-12-27: received
Short URL
https://ia.cr/2020/1608
License
Creative Commons Attribution
CC BY

BibTeX

@misc{cryptoeprint:2020/1608,
      author = {Daniel J.  Bernstein},
      title = {Cryptographic competitions},
      howpublished = {Cryptology ePrint Archive, Paper 2020/1608},
      year = {2020},
      note = {\url{https://eprint.iacr.org/2020/1608}},
      url = {https://eprint.iacr.org/2020/1608}
}
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