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On Oct. 31-Nov. 1, 2005, 180 members of the global cryptographic community gathered in Gaithersburg, Maryland to attend the first Cryptographic Hash Workshop. The workshop was organized in response to a recent attack on the NIST-approved Secure Hash Algorithm SHA-1. The purpose of the workshop was to discuss this attack, assess the status of other NIST-approved hash algorithms, and discuss possible near-and long-term options.

Call for Papers

Workshop Report - The First Cryptographic Hash Workshop

Selected Presentations:

Event Details

Starts: October 31, 2005 - 07:00 AM EST
Ends: November 01, 2005 - 04:00 PM EST

Format: In-person Type: Workshop

Attendance Type: Open to public
Audience Type: Industry,Government,Academia


Gaithersburg, MD

Parent Project

See: Hash Functions
Created January 17, 2017, Updated June 22, 2020