Overview of Cryptanalysis Techniques in Multivariate Public Key Cryptography



This paper summarizes most of the main developments in the cryptanalysis of multivariate cryptosystems and discuss some problems that remain open. A strong emphasis is put on the symbolic computation tools that have been used to achieve these advances.


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  1. 1.Orange LabsIssy-les-MoulineauxFrance
  2. 2.Department of Mathematical Sciences, Department of Computer SciencesUniversity of CincinnatiCincinnatiUSA

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