February 19, 2021 8:42 AM Subscribe
Zero Knowledge Proofs - "By their name, they are proofs that reveal absolutely no information to the verifier... at the end of it, you know nothing more than you knew before except that the claim I made was true... It seems counterintuitive to say the least because we somehow associate conviction with information transfer."[1,2,3]
- Computer Scientists Achieve 'Crown Jewel' of Cryptography - "A cryptographic master tool called indistinguishability obfuscation has for years seemed too good to be true. Three researchers have figured out that it can work."[4,5,6,7,8,9]
- IBM Makes Encryption Paradox Practical - "'Fully homomorphic' cryptography allows... for the processing of encrypted files without ever needing to decrypt them first."