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Old 2019-01-22, 14:50   #9
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Originally Posted by jasonp View Post
Doing that in general prime fields would imply breaking Diffie-Hellman.
Not to mention that working in prime fields would be to cut out the living, beating heart of Joux et al., which relies heavily on working in a 'small' characteristic.
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