changeset 768:08d5b2bb9ba3

Started section for version 0.6.
author Martin Geisler <mg@daimi.au.dk>
date Thu, 22 May 2008 21:35:54 +0200
parents f65816507ae8
children c80777f3a5ec
files NEWS
diffstat 1 files changed, 10 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-) [+]
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--- a/NEWS	Fri May 16 11:26:24 2008 +0200
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@@ -13,6 +13,16 @@
   http://tracker.viff.dk/
 
 
+Version 0.6, not yet released
+-----------------------------
+
+The average time for a secure comparison was reduced by 60-70%.
+
+* A new prss_lsb function in viff.prss efficiently produces a share of
+  a random field element together with a GF256 share of its least
+  significant bit. This made comparisons 3-4 times faster.
+
+
 Version 0.5, released on 2008-04-28
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