Part of the SpringerBriefs in Electrical and Computer Engineering book series (BRIEFSELECTRIC)
This chapter introduces the rationale of QC-LDPC code-based cryptography, with focus on the use of QC-LDPC codes in the McEliece and Niederreiter cryptosystems. The organization of the book is also briefly outlined.
KeywordsCode-based cryptography McEliece cryptosystem Niederreiter cryptosystem Goppa codes QC-LDPC codes
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