International Workshop on Secret Sharing and Security

Friday February 23, 2018

Owen Glenn Building room 260-321

University of Auckland, New Zealand

This one day meeting is to discuss some questions on secret sharing and its applications, as well as current research in the wider field of cryptography and security. The organisers are Arkadii Slinko and Steven Galbraith, both at the Mathematics Department of the University of Auckland.

The event will take place at the University of Auckland. Details of the lecture room will be provided nearer the time. The workshop is free, but please email if you are planning to attend so that we can organise appropriate catering.


9:50-10:00 Welcome
10:00-10:40 Arkadii Slinko "Characterization of ideal weighted secret sharing schemes"
10:40-11:10 Coffee
11:10-11:50 Satoshi Obana "Cheating Prevention in Secret Sharing Schemes"
11:50-12:30 Joanne L Hall "Attacking code-based cryptosystems using decoding failure side channel information"
12:30-2:00 Lunch
2:00-2:50 Yvo Desmedt "From Secret Sharing to Protecting Critical Infrastructures"
2:50-3:30 Steven Galbraith "Some open problems in cryptography"
3:30-4:10 Wei Qi Yan "Visual Cryptography and Currency Security"
4:10-4:30 Arkadii Slinko "A New Model for Rational Secret Sharing"

Titles and Abstracts