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  • 1 Institut für Mathematik, Universität Zürich, Winterthurerstrasse 190, Zürich, CH-8057 Switzerland
  • 2 Department of Computing, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
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Abstract  

We estimate multiplicative character sums over the integers with a fixed sum of binary digits and apply these results to study the distribution of products of such integers in residues modulo a prime p. Such products have recently appeared in some cryptographic algorithms, thus our results give some quantitative assurances of their pseudorandomness which is crucial for the security of these algorithms.

  • Impact Factor (2019): 0.693
  • Scimago Journal Rank (2019): 0.412
  • SJR Hirsch-Index (2019): 20
  • SJR Quartile Score (2019): Q3 Mathematics (miscellaneous)
  • Impact Factor (2018): 0.664
  • Scimago Journal Rank (2018): 0.412
  • SJR Hirsch-Index (2018): 19
  • SJR Quartile Score (2018): Q2 Mathematics (miscellaneous)

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