Cryptography reading list: Fall 2022

December 30, 2022

This fall, I’ve continued reading MPC-in-the-head papers:

I also started reading Proofs, Arguments, and Zero-Knowledge, which deals with SNARKs and other proof systems.

More recently, I’ve been learning about black-box separation techniques. Is it possible to obtain public-key encryption from one-way functions? These papers formally establish impossibility results for these kinds of questions: