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Linear-XOR and Additive Checksums Don't Protect Damgård-Merkle Hashes from Generic Attacks

Published: April 17, 2008

Author(s)

Praveen Gauravaram, John Kelsey

Conference

Name: The Cryptographers’ Track at the RSA Conference 2008
Dates: April 8-11, 2008
Location: San Francisco, California, United States
Citation: Topics in Cryptology - CT-RSA 2008, Lecture Notes in Computer Science vol. 4964, pp. 36-51

Abstract

Keywords

Cascade hash; Damgaard-Merkle construction; hash functions; herding attack; multicollision; second preimage
Control Families

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Documentation

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