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Eurocode ’92 pp 201-206 | Cite as

An Asymptotic Theorem for Substitution-Resistant Authentication Codes

  • S. Maset
  • A. Sgarro
Part of the International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 339)

Abstract

We prove a Shannon-theoretic theorem for authentication codes resistant against impersonation and substitution. The code construction is based upon block-designs. We conjecture that this construction is asymptotically the best possible.

Keywords

Authentication Code Typical Message Code Construction Authentication Theory Code Theorem 
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© Springer-Verlag Wien 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Maset
    • 1
  • A. Sgarro
    • 1
  1. 1.University of TriesteTriesteItaly

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