Low-Exponent RSA

  • Stefan Katzenbeisser
Part of the Advances in Information Security book series (ADIS, volume 3)


Different to the theorems of the previous chapters which were “bad news” for a cryptanalyst, we present some “bad news” for the cryptographer in this chapter. All theorems show weaknesses of special instances of the RSA cryptosystem, namely systems that use either a small encryption or decryption key.


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stefan Katzenbeisser
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  1. 1.Vienna University of TechnologyAustria

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