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Section: Highlights of the Year

Highlights of the Year


The Logjam attack has received the best paper award at the conference ACM CCS 2015 (Conference on Computer and Communications Security). It has also received a Pwnie award ( ) in the category Most innovative research.

The Tower NFS article was one of the two ASIACRYPT 2015 papers invited to submit a long version to Journal of Cryptology.

Best Papers Awards:
D. Adrian, K. Bhargavan, Z. Durumeric, P. Gaudry, M. Green, J. A. Halderman, N. Heninger, D. Springall, E. Thomé, L. Valenta, B. Vandersloot, E. Wustrow, S. Zanella-Béguelin, P. Zimmermann.
Imperfect Forward Secrecy: How Diffie-Hellman Fails in Practice, in: ACM CCS 2015, Denver, Colorado, United States, 2015 ACM SIGSAC Conference on Computer and Communications Security, October 2015, 14 p. [ DOI : 10.1145/2810103.2813707 ]

R. Barbulescu, P. Gaudry, T. Kleinjung.
The Tower Number Field Sieve, in: ASIACRYPT 2015, Auckland, New Zealand, T. Iwata, J. H. Cheon (editors), Advances in cryptology-Asiacrypt 2015, Springer, November 2015, vol. 9453, pp. 31-58.