Implementation of a Digital Lottery Server on WWW

  • Kazue Sako
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1740)


This paper presents the implementation of a digital lottery server on WWW. The aim of this server is to offer an outcome that a group of users can agree to be random. The server allows users to define and start a lottery session, participate in that session, and verify its outcome.

While the scheme employs Cryptographic tools for purposes of security, it keeps their complexity to a minimum, so as not to complicate actual operations or adversely effect the ease of actual use.


lottery fairness multiparty protocol implementation hash function 


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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kazue Sako
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  1. 1.C&C Research LaboratoriesNEC CorporationMiyamae KawasakiJapan

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