Elliptic Curves for Security
draft-agl-cfrgcurve-00

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (cfrg RG)
Last updated 2015-10-14 (latest revision 2015-01-06)
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-agl-cfrgcurve-00.txt

Abstract

This memo describes an algorithm for deterministically generating parameters for elliptic curves over prime fields offering high practical security in cryptographic applications, including Transport Layer Security (TLS) and X.509 certificates. It also specifies a specific curve at the ~128-bit security level.

Authors

Adam Langley (agl@google.com)

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