Re: [Cfrg] Call for adoption: Threshold Signatures

Deirdre Connolly <durumcrustulum@gmail.com> Thu, 08 October 2020 16:53 UTC

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From: Deirdre Connolly <durumcrustulum@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 8 Oct 2020 12:52:55 -0400
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Subject: Re: [Cfrg] Call for adoption: Threshold Signatures
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Definitely support work on the FROST draft; we are planning to use it in
the context of Zcash, and I am willing to help.

On Thu, Oct 8, 2020, 12:34 PM Nick Sullivan <nick=
40cloudflare.com@dmarc.ietf.org> wrote:

> Dear CFRG participants,
>
> After some active conversations on the mailing list, there seems to be
> support for taking on work related to threshold signatures at the CFRG.
> This email commences a 3-week call for adoption for the topic of "Threshold
> Signatures" that will end on October 28th, 2020:
>
> There are two drafts that have been submitted for consideration on this
> topic:
> https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-komlo-frost/
> https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-hallambaker-threshold-sigs/
>
> Please give your views on the following questions:
> a) should this topic be adopted by the CFRG as a work item, and if so
> b) should one or both of these documents should be considered as a
> starting point for this work
> c) are you willing to help work on this item and/or review it
>
> Please reply to this email (or in exceptional circumstances, you can email
> CFRG chairs directly at cfrg-chairs@ietf.org).
>
> Thank you,
> Nick (for the chairs)
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