A note on the selfshrinking generator

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Abstract

We show that certain weak feedback polynomials allow very efficient distinguishing attacks on the selfshrinking generator. This gives a new improved attack if the generator uses a secret feedback polynomial.

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Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering

Keywords

  • Selfshrinking generator, Key recovery attack, Feedback polynomials
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIEEE International Symposium on Information Theory - Proceedings
PublisherIEEE--Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Pages166-166
StatePublished - 2003
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes
EventIEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, 2003 - Yokohama, Japan
Duration: 2003 Jun 292003 Jul 4

Conference

ConferenceIEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, 2003
CountryJapan
CityYokohama
Period2003/06/292003/07/04