John W. Lyons

Stuart Katzke1
1Stuart Katzke
Learn More
he U.S. Government agency NIST has recently proposed a public key digital signature standard [3, 4]. Although the proposal is nominally only "for government use" such a proposal, if adopted, would likely have an effect on commercial cryptography as well. In this note I review and comment on NIST's proposal. Positive Aspects The following positive aspects of(More)
Foreword Security has become a topic of national importance as more and more information is being processed in distributed computer systems and networks. This report explores some underlying considerations in the development of a security policy for the evolving National Research and Education Network (NREN). The National Institute of Standards and(More)
  • 1