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Proof of Plaintext Knowledge for Code-Based Cryptosystems

Hold Date 2011-04-13 09:00~2011-04-13 10:05

Place Seminar Room 6, Faculty of Mathematics building, Ito Campus

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Speaker Kirill Morozov, Kyushu University

Abstract: We present a zero-knowledge (ZK) proof of plaintext knowledge for the code-based McEliece and Niederreiter public-key encryption schemes. It applies to both their plain and randomized (IND-CPA) versions. Our proof uses Stern's ZK identification scheme.