Colloquium Details

Practically Efficient Secrecy Preserving Proofs of Correctness of Computations, and Financial Cryptography

Speaker: Michael O. Rabin, Professor of Computer Science, Harvard University and Google Research

Location: Warren Weaver Hall 1302

Date: February 20, 2009, 11:30 a.m.

Host: Mehryar Mohri

Synopsis:

We present a highly efficient method for proving correctness of computations while preserving secrecy of all input and intermediate values.This is done in an Evaluator-Prover model which can also be realized by a secure processor. Applications include secure auctions, purchasing, and share black pools. The presentation will be self-contained and accessible. Joint work with Rocco Servedio and Chris Thorpe.

Notes:

In-person attendance only available to those with active NYU ID cards. All individuals must show the Daily Screener green pass in order to gain entry to the building.


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