Hashing to Elliptic Curves

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Authors Nick Sullivan  , Christopher Wood 
Last updated 2018-03-05
Replaced by draft-irtf-cfrg-hash-to-curve
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This document specifies a number of algorithms that may be used to hash arbitrary strings to Elliptic Curves.


Nick Sullivan (nick@cloudflare.com)
Christopher Wood (cawood@apple.com)

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