Mathematical Attacks on RSA Cryptosystem
Imad K. Salah, Abdullah Darwish and Saleh Oqeili
DOI : 10.3844/jcssp.2006.665.671
Journal of Computer Science
Volume 2, Issue 8
In this paper some of the most common attacks against Rivest, Shamir, and Adleman (RSA) cryptosystem are presented. We describe the integer factoring attacks, attacks on the underlying mathematical function, as well as attacks that exploit details in implementations of the algorithm. Algorithms for each type of attacks are developed and analyzed by their complexity, memory requirements and area of usage.
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