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Indesteege, Sebastiaan ; Preneel, Bart

Practical Preimages for Maraca

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We show a practical preimage attack on the cryptographic hash function Maraca, which was submitted as a candidate to the NIST SHA-3 competition. Our attack has been verified experimentially.

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  author =	{Sebastiaan Indesteege and Bart Preneel},
  title =	{Practical Preimages for Maraca},
  booktitle =	{Symmetric Cryptography },
  year =	{2009},
  editor =	{Helena Handschuh and Stefan Lucks and Bart Preneel and Phillip Rogaway},
  number =	{09031},
  series =	{Dagstuhl Seminar Proceedings},
  ISSN =	{1862-4405},
  publisher =	{Schloss Dagstuhl - Leibniz-Zentrum fuer Informatik, Germany},
  address =	{Dagstuhl, Germany},
  URL =		{},
  annote =	{Keywords: Maraca, hash function, preimage attack}

Keywords: Maraca, hash function, preimage attack
Seminar: 09031 - Symmetric Cryptography
Issue Date: 2009
Date of publication: 30.03.2009

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