Lecture Notes in Computer Science vol:1528 pages:132-142
State of the Art and Evolution of Computer Security and Industrial Cryptography, 1997 date:June 03-06, 1997
We give a brief introduction to elliptic curve public-key cryptosystems. We explain how the discrete logarithm in an elliptic curve group can be used to construct cryptosystems. We also focus on practical aspects such as implementation, standardization and intellectual property.