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Paper: Post-quantum Security of Plain OAEP Transform

Authors:
Ehsan Ebrahimi , University of Luxembourg
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Conference: PKC 2022
Abstract: In this paper, we show that OAEP transform is indistinguishable under chosen ciphertext attack in the quantum random oracle model if the underlying trapdoor permutation is quantum partial-domain one-way. The existing post-quantum security of OAEP (TCC 2016-B ) requires a modification to the OAEP transform using an extra hash function. We prove the security of the OAEP transform without any modification and this answers an open question in one of the finalists of NIST competition, NTRU submission, affirmatively.
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@inproceedings{pkc-2022-31709,
  title={Post-quantum Security of Plain OAEP Transform},
  publisher={Springer-Verlag},
  author={Ehsan Ebrahimi},
  year=2022
}