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Binary cyclotomic generators

  • Cunsheng Ding
Session 1: Stream Ciphers-Design
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1008)

Abstract

In this paper a number of binary cyclotomic generators based on cyclotomy are described. A number of cryptographic properties of the generators are controlled. A general approach to control the linear complexity and its stability for periodic sequences over any field is shown. Two bridges between number theory and stream ciphers have been established, and the relations between the design and analysis of some stream ciphers and some number-theoretic problems are shown. A number of cryptographic ideas are pointed out.

Keywords

Linear Complexity Stream Cipher Output Sequence Primitive Root Basic Theorem 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cunsheng Ding
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of TurkuTurkuFinland

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