changeset 26:97ebcb1bb4e0

Added references for broadcast and the default comparison.
author Mikkel Krøigård <mk@daimi.au.dk>
date Tue, 19 Feb 2008 14:06:52 +0100
parents c4302d3bbbc4
children 6bc5f2227616 ec341fb94853
files docs/bibliography.txt
diffstat 1 files changed, 20 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-) [+]
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--- a/docs/bibliography.txt	Tue Feb 19 13:43:36 2008 +0100
+++ b/docs/bibliography.txt	Tue Feb 19 14:06:52 2008 +0100
@@ -17,7 +17,13 @@
 
 * ``viff/shamir.py``: Uses [Shamir79]_ extensively.
 
-*  ``apps/millionaires.py``: inspired by [Yao82]_.
+*  ``apps/millionaires.py``: Inspired by [Yao82]_.
+
+* The default comparison operation (``Runtime.greater_than_equal``) is
+  based on the comparison protocol from [Toft05]_.
+
+* Broadcast (``Runtime.broadcast``) is based on the original paper by
+  [Bracha84]_ and on the explanation by [Cachin05]_.
 
 
 .. [Shamir79] Adi Shamir, *How to share a secret*, Communications of
@@ -26,5 +32,18 @@
 .. [Yao82] Andrew Chi-Chih Yao, *Protocols for Secure Computations*,
    FOCS 1982, 160-164.
 
+.. [Toft05] Tomas Toft, *Secure Integer Computation with Applications
+   in Economics*, PhD Progress Report, July 2005, PDF__
+
+.. __: http://www.daimi.au.dk/~tomas/publications/progress.pdf
+
+.. [Bracha84] G. Bracha, *An asynchronous [(n-1)/3]-resilient
+   consensus protocol*, Proc 3rd ACM Symposium on Principles of
+   Distributed Computing (PODC), 1984, pp. 154-162
+
+.. [Cachin05] Christian Cachin, *Security and Fault-tolerance in
+   Distributed Systems*, ETHZ, 2005, PDF__
+
+.. __: http://www.zurich.ibm.com/~cca/sft05/agreement.pdf
 
 .. include:: layout.rst