Re: [Cfrg] CFRG curves: yay! (was: Fwd: RFC 8032 on Edwards-Curve Digital Signature Algorithm (EdDSA))

"Eggert, Lars" <lars@netapp.com> Wed, 25 January 2017 02:08 UTC

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From: "Eggert, Lars" <lars@netapp.com>
To: Stephen Farrell <stephen.farrell@cs.tcd.ie>
Thread-Topic: [Cfrg] CFRG curves: yay! (was: Fwd: RFC 8032 on Edwards-Curve Digital Signature Algorithm (EdDSA))
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Subject: Re: [Cfrg] CFRG curves: yay! (was: Fwd: RFC 8032 on Edwards-Curve Digital Signature Algorithm (EdDSA))
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On 2017-1-25, at 10:21, Stephen Farrell <stephen.farrell@cs.tcd.ie> wrote:
> I'd just like to say thanks to all - authors, chairs,
> commenters and all others on this list and off (active,
> retired or otherwise;-) who contributed to CFRG documenting
> and reviewing elliptic curves that IMO demonstrate that
> the combination of academic cryptography and open-review
> rough-consensus processes can do as well or better than
> other sources of crypto.
> 
> And I really hope that CFG continue to be as or more
> effective - this does seem to me to be the right way
> to introduce and criticise new crypto for the Internet
> community.

I'd like to echo this. This work is certainly amongst the largest concrete contributions the IRTF has made to the open standards process. Thank you all!

Lars