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A brief history of pairings


Pairings are a relatively new tool in cryptography. Recent progress on the attack algorithms have changed the security estimations. We make a list of pairing families and explain their advantages but also their weaknesses.
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hal-01363444 , version 1 (17-11-2016)


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Razvan Barbulescu. A brief history of pairings. International Workshop on the Arithmetic of Finite Fields WAIFI 2016, Université de Gand, Jul 2016, Gand, Belgium. ⟨hal-01363444⟩
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