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Conference Paper

The New Randomness Beacon Format Standard: An Exercise in Limiting the Power of a Trusted Third Party

Published: November 26, 2018

Author(s)

John Kelsey (NIST)

Conference

Name: 4th International Conference on Research in Security Standardisation (SSR 2018)
Dates: 11/26/2018 - 11/27/2018
Location: Darmstadt, Germany
Citation: Security Standardisation Research, vol. 11322, pp. 164-184

Abstract

Keywords

randomness; public randomness; cryptography; trusted third party
Control Families

None selected

Documentation

Publication:
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-04762-7_9

Supplemental Material:
Preprint (pdf)

Document History:
11/26/18: Conference Paper (Final)

Topics

Security and Privacy

random number generation