FSE 2014

March 3 - March 5
London, UK
21st International Workshop on Fast Software Encryption

FSE 2014


The program of activities of FSE 2014 can be found below (pdf version also available for download). All talks are held in the Flett Theatre at the Natural History Museum (for more information, visit the FSE 2014 venue page). Coffee breaks are in the theatre foyer. Lunch on Monday and Tuesday is served in the adjacent From the Beginning gallery; on Wednesday in the foyer.

Sunday, 02 March 2014

FSE 2014 officially started on Monday (3 March) morning, but participants were invited to meet the workshop chairs and organisers in the Humphrey's Bar at the Millennium Gloucester Hotel London Kensington (one of the suggested hotels, located 1-2 minutes from the Gloucester Road tube station exit) for an informal Sunday evening get-together from 6pm, until around to 8:30pm.

Monday, 03 March 2014

  • 08:30 - 09:30: Registration and coffee at the foyer of the Flett Theatre (Natural History Museum)
  • 09:30 - 09:40: Workshop Opening
    (FSE 2014 general chairs)
  • 09:40 - 10:55: Session 1 - Designs (chair: Mitsuru Matsui)
    • Direct Construction of Recursive MDS Diffusion Layers using Shortened BCH Codes [slides] (Best Paper Award)
      Daniel Augot and Matthieu Finiasz
      (INRIA Saclay - Île-de-France and LIX - École Polytechnique)
    • LS-Designs: Bitslice Encryption for Efficient Masked Software Implementations [slides]
      Vicente Grosso, Gaëtan Leurent, François-Xavier Standaert and Kerem Varici
      (UCL Crypto Group, Belgium, and INRIA, France)
    • SPRING: Fast Pseudorandom Functions from Rounded Ring Products [slides]
      Abhishek Banerjee, Hai Brenner, Gaëtan Leurent, Chris Peikert and Alon Rosen
      (Georgia Institute of Technology, INRIA Team SECRET and IDC Herzliya)
  • 10.55 - 11.20: Coffee break
  • 11.20 - 12.10: Session 2 - Invited Talk I (chair: Christian Rechberger)
    Low weight polynomials and crypto [slides]
    Thomas Johansson (Lund University)
  • 12.10 - 13.30: Lunch
  • 13:30 - 15:10: Session 3 - Cryptanalysis I (chair: Orr Dunkelman)
    • Match Box Meet-in-the-Middle Attack against KATAN [slides]
      Thomas Fuhr and Brice Minaud
      (ANSSI, France)
    • Collision Spectrum, Entropy Loss, T-Sponges, and Cryptanalysis of GLUON-64 [slides]
      Leo Paul Perrin and Dmitry Khovratovich
      (University of Luxembourg)
    • Improved All-Subkeys Recovery Attacks on FOX, KATAN and SHACAL-2 Block cipher [slides]
      Takanori Isobe and Kyoji Shibutani
      (Sony Corporation, Japan)
    • Improved Single-Key Attacks on 9-Round AES-192/256 [slides]
      Leibo Li, Keting Jia and Xiaoyun Wang
      (Shandong University and Tsinghua University, China)
  • 15.10 - 15.35: Coffee break
  • 15.35 - 17.45: Session 4 - Authenticated Encryption (chair: Serge Vaudenay)
    • CLOC: Authenticated Encryption for Short Input [slides]
      Tetsu Iwata, Kazuhiko Minematsu, Jian Guo and Sumio Morioka
      (Nagoya University, NEC Corporation, Nanyang Technological University and NEC Europe Ltd)
    • APE: Authenticated Permutation-Based Encryption for Lightweight Cryptography [slides]
      Elena Andreeva, Begül Bilgin, Andrey Bogdanov, Atul Luykx, Bart Mennink, Nicky Mouha and Kan Yasuda
      (KU Leuven, University of Twente, Technical University of Denmark and NTT Secure Platform Laboratories)
    • COBRA: A Parallelizable Authenticated Online Cipher Without Block Cipher Inverse [slides]
      Elena Andreeva, Atul Luykx, Bart Mennink and Kan Yasuda
      (KU Leuven and NTT Secure Platform Laboratories)
    • Pipelineable On-Line Encryption [slides]
      David McGrew, Scott Fluhrer, Stefan Lucks, Christian Forler, Jakob Wenzel, Farzaneh Abed and Eik List
      (Cisco Systems and Bauhaus-Universität Weimar)
    • Cryptanalysis of FIDES [slides]
      Itai Dinur and Jeremy Jean
      (Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France)

Tuesday, 04 March 2014

  • 8.45 - 10.25: Session 5 - Foundations and Theory (chair: Elena Andreeva)
    • Security Analysis of Key-Alternating Feistel Ciphers [slides]
      Rodolphe Lampe and Yannick Seurin
      (University of Versailles and ANSSI, France)
    • The Related-Key Analysis of Feistel Constructions
      Manuel Barbosa and Pooya Farshim
      (HASLab - INESC TEC and Univ. Minho, and TU Darmstadt)
    • The Indistinguishability of the XOR of k permutations [slides]
      Benoît Cogliati, Rodolphe Lampe and Jacques Patarin
      (Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yveline)
    • Impact of ANSI X9.24-1:2009 Key Check Value on ISO/IEC 9797-1:2011 MACs [slides]
      Tetsu Iwata and Lei Wang
      (Nagoya University and Nanyang Technological University)
  • 10.25 - 10.50: Coffee break
  • 10.50 - 11.40: Session 6 - Stream Ciphers (chair: Thomas Johansson)
    • Plaintext Recovery Attacks Against WPA/TKIP [slides]
      Kenneth G. Paterson, Jacob C. N. Schuldt and Bertram Poettering
      (Royal Holloway, University of London)
    • Dependence in IV-related bytes of RC4 key enhances vulnerabilities in WPA [slides]
      Sourav Sen Gupta, Subhamoy Maitra, Willi Meier, Goutam Paul and Santanu Sarkar
      (Indian Statistical Institute, FHNW Switzerland and Chennai Mathematical Institute)
  • 11.40 - 13.10: Lunch
  • 13.10 - 15.15: Session 7 - Cryptanalysis II (chair: Anne Canteaut)
    • Probabilistic Slide Cryptanalysis and Its Applications to LED-64 and Zorro [slides]
      Hadi Soleimany
      (Aalto University)
    • Improved Linear Sieving Techniques with Applications to Step-Reduced LED-64 [slides]
      Itai Dinur, Orr Dunkelman, Nathan Keller and Adi Shamir
      (Ecole Normale Supérieure-Paris, University of Haifa, Bar-Ilan University, and Weizmann Institute, Israel)
    • Differential-Linear Cryptanalysis Revisited [slides] (Best Paper Award)
      Céline Blondeau, Gregor Leander and Kaisa Nyberg
      (Aalto University and Ruhr University Bochum)
    • Improved Slender-set Linear Cryptanalysis [slides]
      Guo-Qiang Liu, Chen-Hui Jin and Chuan-Da Qi
      (Information Science Technology Institute, Zhengzhou, and Xinyang Normal University, Xinyang, China)
    • Cryptanalysis of KLEIN [slides]
      Virginie Lallemand and María Naya-Plasencia
      (INRIA Paris-Rocquencourt)
  • 15.15 - 15.35: Coffee break
  • 15.35 - 16.50: Session 8 - Hash Functions (chair: Thomas Peyrin)
    • Branching Heuristics in Differential Collision Search with Applications to SHA-512 [slides]
      Maria Eichlseder, Florian Mendel and Martin Schläffer
      (Graz University of Technology)
    • On the Minimum Number of Multiplications Necessary for Universal Hash Constructions [slides]
      Mridul Nandi
      (Indian Statistical Institute)
    • Collision Attack on 5 Rounds of Groestl [slides]
      Florian Mendel, Vincent Rijmen and Martin Schläffer
      (TU Graz and KU Leuven)
  • 16.50 - 17.50: Rum(p) session
    (Flett Theatre, with refreshments served in the foyer)
  • 19:30 - 23:00: Workshop Banquet
    Queens Tower Rooms, Sherfield Building, Imperial College (5-min walk from the museum; see directions)

Wednesday, 05 March 2014

  • 09.15 - 10.55: Session 9 - Cryptanalysis III (chair: Frederik Armknecht)
    • Differential Cryptanalysis of round-reduced Simon and Speck [slides]
      Farzaneh Abed, Eik List, Jakob Wenzel and Stefan Lucks
      (Bauhaus Universität Weimar)
    • Differential Analysis of Block Ciphers SIMON and SPECK [slides]
      Alex Biryukov, Arnab Roy and Vesselin Velichkov
      (University of Luxembourg)
    • Equivalent Key Recovery Attacks against HMAC and NMAC with Whirlpool Reduced to 7 Rounds [slides]
      Jian Guo, Yu Sasaki, Lei Wang, Meiqin Wang and Long Wen
      (Nanyang Technological University, NTT Secure Platform Laboratories and Shandong University)
    • Multiple Differential Cryptanalysis of Round-Reduced PRINCE [slides]
      Anne Canteaut, Thomas Fuhr, Henri Gilbert, María Naya-Plasencia and Jean-René Reinhard
      (INRIA and ANSSI, France)
  • 10.55 - 11.20: Coffee break
  • 11.20 - 12.35: Session 10 - Advanced Constructions (chair: Carlos Cid)
    • Efficient Fuzzy Search on Encrypted Data [slides]
      Alexandra Boldyreva and Nathan Chenette
      (Georgia Institute of Technology and Clemson University)
    • Invited talk II
      New Encryption Primitives for Uncertain Times [slides]
      Thomas Ristenpart (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
  • 12:35 - 14:00: Lunch and workshop closing


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