International Association for Cryptologic Research


Theory of Cryptography Library moved

The Theory of Cryptography Library has be relocated. The NEW MAIN SITE is at the University of California at San Diego. It can be accessed under
The library provides access to recent work on Theory of Cryptography. It is currently maintained by Mihir Bellare and Bennet Yee. The new e-mail for submissions and other operational issues is

WWW Cryptography Article Database

Counterpane Systems has created an extensive bibliography of links to cryptography papers available on the World-Wide Web. It is intended to be a research tool for the cryptography community. The bibliography can be accessed under

Next-Generation Cellular and PCS Security Proposals Requested

The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) and TR-45 Adhoc Authentication Group (AHG) solicit wide participation in the development of new security algorithms and procedures for North American Cellular and PCS telephones from the public security community. The TIA TR-45 has adopted a public cryptographic development process and is inviting candidates to submit serious proposals to the TIA regarding next-generation privacy and authentication algorithms for AMPS, IS-136 TDMA, and IS-95 CDMA cellular and PCS networks.

For more information, contact

Christopher Carroll,, 781-466-2936
Frank Quick,, 619-658-3608

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