viff

changeset 942:0c18f3a73074

Mentioned equality testing protocol in NEWS.
author Martin Geisler <mg@daimi.au.dk>
date Sun, 21 Sep 2008 12:37:37 +0200
parents 60c2ea76a97c
children 6d089887c591
files NEWS
diffstat 1 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-) [+]
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     1.1 --- a/NEWS	Sun Sep 21 12:33:38 2008 +0200
     1.2 +++ b/NEWS	Sun Sep 21 12:37:37 2008 +0200
     1.3 @@ -20,7 +20,8 @@
     1.4  connections on Windows. The code dealing with starting a player has
     1.5  been made much more robust and players can now be started in any
     1.6  order. Player can now also be reliably shutdown. New runtime based on
     1.7 -homomorphic Paillier encryption supports just two players.
     1.8 +homomorphic Paillier encryption supports just two players. Added a new
     1.9 +protocol for equality testing with secret shared result.
    1.10  
    1.11  * Moved ActiveRuntime and related code to its own module, viff.active.
    1.12    This is an incompatible change compared to VIFF 0.6 and you must
    1.13 @@ -39,6 +40,9 @@
    1.14    which supports twoparty computations. It is found in the new
    1.15    viff.paillier module.
    1.16  
    1.17 +* A new probabilistic protocol for equality testing with secret shared
    1.18 +  resultwas added in the viff.equality module.
    1.19 +
    1.20  * Issue 6: More robust handling of port allocation. We now keep
    1.21    retrying until we succeed in binding to the listening port.
    1.22