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Cryptography from tensor problems

Schulman, Leonard J. (2012) Cryptography from tensor problems. . (Submitted)

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We describe a new proposal for a trap-door one-way function. The new proposal belongs to the "multivariate quadratic" family but the trap-door is different from existing methods, and is simpler.

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Additional Information:Supported in part by the NSF. Thanks to Oded Regev, Yi-Kai Liu and Aram Harrow for helpful comments. Thanks also to the organizers of a 2011 Dagstuhl workshop on post-quantum cryptography, which helped stimulate this work.
Group:IQIM, Institute for Quantum Information and Matter
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Subject Keywords:Multivariate quadratic cryptosystem, MinRank, tensor rank, post-quantum cryptography
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Deposited By: Tony Diaz
Deposited On:19 Jul 2012 22:31
Last Modified:01 Nov 2012 21:23

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