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- Main Title REBEL: Reconfigurable Block Encryption Logic
Author: Gomathisankaran, MahadevanCreator Type: PersonalCreator Info: University of North Texas; Iowa State University
Author: Tyagi, AkhileshCreator Type: PersonalCreator Info: Iowa State University
- Creation: 2006-09-01
- Content Description: This paper discusses reconfigurable block encryption logic. Existing block cipher function designs have tended to deploy the secret bits in a specific and limited way. The authors generalize the role of the secret as truth tables of Boolean gates in a carefully designed logic schema.
- Physical Description: 23 p.
- Keyword: block cipher functions
- Keyword: REBEL
- Keyword: encryption logic
Name: UNT Scholarly WorksCode: UNTSW
Name: UNT College of EngineeringCode: UNTCOE
- Rights Access: public
- Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc96662
- Academic Department: Computer Science and Engineering
- Display Note: Abstract: This paper discusses reconfigurable block encryption logic. Existing block cipher function designs have tended to deploy the secret bits in a specific and limited way. The authors generalize the role of the secret as truth tables of Boolean gates in a carefully designed logic schema. The authors' claims are: these reconfigurable functions are pseudo one-way and pseudo random functions. Such a function family is proposed using reconfigurable gates. Based on this function family the authors create REBEL, Reconfigurable Block Encryption Logic, which is an LR-Network. The authors prove cryptographic and cryptanalytic security for REBEL. From cryptographic perspective, this function is a pseudo-permutation. From cryptanalysis perspective, any observable attribute appears to be a random process.