Just before the holiday season, here is an update of information from IACR. Summary of the highlights in this issue: the election results, the IACR Fellows program, and online access to the Journal of Cryptology.
But I found the most interesting bit the "new" book reviewed by Peter Landrock - in fact, a translation of an Arabic volume more than 1000 years old.
This issue is again marked by some production delay on behalf of your editor, for which I apologize, but I am afraid this state will not change until Eurocrypt 2004!
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