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Authentication / Secrecy Codes

  • M. De Soete
Part of the International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 313)

Abstract

We deal with codes having unconditional security, which means that the security is independent of the computing power. Analogously to the theory of unconditional secrecy due to Shannon [17] Simmons developed a theory of unconditional authentication [19]. In this paper we give some bounds and constructions for authentication/secrecy codes with splitting, based on finite geometry and combinatorics.

Keywords

Encode Strategy Authentication Scheme Source State Authentication Code Generalise Quadrangle 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. De Soete
    • 1
  1. 1.MBLE-I.S.G.BrusselBelgium

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