Elliptic Curve Cryptosystems

  • Christof PaarEmail author
  • Jan Pelzl


Elliptic Curve Cryptography (ECC) is the newest member of the three families of established public-key algorithms of practical relevance introduced in Sect. 6.2.3. However, ECC has been around since the mid-1980s.


Elliptic Curve Elliptic Curf Point Doubling Discrete Logarithm Primitive Element 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electrical Engineering and Information SciencesRuhr-Universität BochumBochumGermany
  2. 2.Zentrum für IT-Sicherheitescrypt GmbH — Embedded SecurityBochumGermany

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