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Identity-Based Cryptography Standard (IBCS) #1: Supersingular Curve Implementations of the BF and BB1 Cryptosystems

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (smime WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Mark J. Schertler , Xavier Boyen
Last updated 2006-06-28
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This document describes the algorithms that implement Boneh-Franklin and Boneh-Boyen Identity-based Encryption. This document is in part based on IBCS #1 v2 of Voltage Security’s Identity-based Cryptography Standards (IBCS) documents.


Mark J. Schertler
Xavier Boyen

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