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Two remarks on public key cryptology

Ross Anderson

December 2002, 7 pages


In some talks I gave in 1997-98, I put forward two observations on public-key cryptology, concerning forward-secure signatures and compatible weak keys. I did not publish a paper on either of them as they appeared to be rather minor footnotes to public key cryptology. But the work has occasionally been cited, and I’ve been asked to write a permanent record.

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  author =	 {Anderson, Ross},
  title = 	 {{Two remarks on public key cryptology}},
  year = 	 2002,
  month = 	 dec,
  url = 	 {},
  institution =  {University of Cambridge, Computer Laboratory},
  number = 	 {UCAM-CL-TR-549}