Thanks to all of you who responded to my survey in the last IACR newsletter. The results are available in the newsletter distribution section. Surprisingly to me, you have expressed an overwhelming preference for the full-text email distribution. Which means that I will continue to produce the full-text version and distribute it by email.
This newsletter issue also contains the regular announcements, including the ever-growing list of events in cryptology.
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The next issue of the IACR Newsletter is scheduled for publication in June 2003. However, announcements will be posted on the IACR Website as soon as possible.
IACR Newsletter Editor
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