CSE 207: Links
Standing the test of time: The Data Encryption Standard
: pdf file of an article on DES by Susan Landau that is a good accompanyment to the chapter on block ciphers in the course notes.
Rijndael: NIST's selection for AES
Speeds of AES implementations
Some factorization records
RSA factoring challenges
Recent Progress and Prospects for Integer Factorisation Algorithms
by Richard Brent.
Discrete logarithm computation records
Discrete logarithms: The past and the future, by A. M. Odlyzko, Designs, Codes, and Cryptography 19 (2000), pp. 129-145.
An attack on DSA?
[Link provided by Alexandra Boldyreva]
Attacks on wireless standards
[Links provided by Alexandra Boldyreva]
CRANK (CRyptANalysis toolKit)
: About classical ciphers and how to break them. [Link provided by Eugene Tsyrklevich]
[Link provided by Max Alekseyev]
Snake Oil Warning Signs: Encryption Software to Avoid
, by Bruce Schneier. [Links provided by Max Alekseyev]