Call for Papers









Financial Cryptography '01

Sunday,February 18

16:00 - 19:00 Registration

19:00 - 21:00 Welcome Reception

Poolside at the Marriott.
Sponsored by nCipher.

Monday,February 19

09:00 - 10:15 Session: Managing Payment Transaction Costs

Chair: Kazue Sako

Amortized E-Cash
Moses Liskov and Silvio Micali

Offline Micropayments without Trusted Hardware
Matt Blaze, John Ioannidis, and Angelos Keromytis

The practical problems of implementing MicroMint
Nicko van Someren

10:15 - 10:40 Break

10:40 - 11:50 Panel: Digital Rights Management

Chair: Yair Frankel
Panelists: Barbara Fox, David Kravitz, Scott Moskowitz, Tomas Sander, and Jeremy Wyant

11:55 - 12:45 Session: Trust and Risk Management

Chair: Matt Blaze

On the Global Content PMI: Improved Copy-Protected Internet Content
Tadayoshi Kohno and Mark McGovern

Trust: A Collision of Paradigms
L. Jean Camp, Helen Nissenbaum, and Cathleen McGrath

12:45 - 13:45 Lunch

14:00 - 15:00 Sponsor Presentations


19:00 - 21:00 Reception

Poolside at the Marriott.
Sponsored by CertCo, InterTrust STAR Lab, and RSA Security.

Tuesday,February 20

09:00 - 10:15 Session: Groups and Anonymity

Chair: Avi Rubin

On the Security of Homage Group Authentication Protocol
Eliane Jaulmes and Guillaume Poupard

Anonymity without 'Cryptography'
Dahlia Malkhi and Elan Pavlov

Fair Tracing Without Trustees
Dennis Kügler and Holger Vogt

10:15 - 10:40 Break

10:40 - 11:30 Why the War on Money Laundering Should Be Aborted

Invited talk: Richard Rahn
Chair: Bob Hettinga

11:30 - 12:45 Session: Certificates and Authentication

Chair: Jacques Stern

Provably Secure Implicit Certificate Schemes
D. Brown, R. Gallant and S. Vanstone

Nonmonotonicity, User Interfaces, and Risk Assessment in Certificate
Ninghui Li and Joan Feigenbaum

Mutual Authentication for Low-Power Mobile Devices
Markus Jakobsson and David Pointcheval

12:45 - 13:45 Lunch

14:00 - 15:00 Sponsor Presentations

Hush Communication
Zero-Knowledge Systems

19:30 - 20:30 IFCA General Meeting

Marriott conference room
Annual meeting to elect directors, discuss future venue, etc.

20:30 - 22:30 Rump Session

Chair: Rebecca Wright
Sponsored by Hush Communications.

Opening Remarks
Rebecca Wright

The European Bridge-CA: Connecting Existing PKIs
Bernhard Esslinger

Efficient and Secure Protocol for the Stock Market
Shin'ichiro Matsuo

On the Relationship between Finance and Cryptography
Adi Shamir

How to Leak a Secret
Adi Shamir

Don Beaver

Exact Payments in Electronic Cash: the Full Story behind Divisiblity and Other Beasts
Yiannis Tsiounis

Streaming Microcash
Jason Cronk

Conjunctive Complexity and Selective Disclosure Envelopes
Rene Peralta

Self-Protecting Pirates
Moti Yung

Wednesday,February 21

09:00 - 10:15 Session: Credit Card Security

Chair: Paul Syverson

Off-line generation of limited-use credit card numbers
Avi Rubin and Rebecca Wright

A Security Framework for Card-Based Systems
Yiannis Tsiounis

SecureClick: A Web Payment System with Disposable Credit Card Numbers
Adi Shamir

10:15 - 10:40 Break

10:40 - 11:50 Panel: The Business of Electronic Voting

Chair: Moti Yung
Panelists: Ed Gerck, Andy Neff, Ron Rivest and Avi Rubin

11:55 - 12:45 Session: Markets and Multiparty Computations

Chair: Moti Yung

Privacy for the Stock Market
Giovanni Di Crescenzo

Distributed Computing with Payout: Task Assignment for Financial- and Strong Security
Philippe Golle and Stuart Stubblebine

12:45 - 13:45 Lunch

14:00 - 14:30 Sponsor Presentations

InterTrust STAR Lab

19:00 - 21:00 Reception

Poolside at the Marriott.
Sponsored by CertCo, InterTrust STAR Lab, and RSA Security.

Thursday,February 22

09:00 - 10:15 Session: Signatures in Financial Cryptography

Chair: David Kravitz

Monotone Signatures
David Naccache, David Pointcheval, and Christophe Tymen

The Power of RSA Inversion Oracles and the Security of Chaum's RSA-Based Blind Signature Scheme
M. Bellare, C. Namprempre, D. Pointcheval, and M. Semanko

Optimistic Fair-Exchange with Transparent Signature Recovery
Olivier Markowitch and Shahrokh Saeednia

10:15 - 10:40 Break

10:40 - 11:30 Auctions

Chair: Stuart Stubblebine

(M+1)st-Price Auction Protocol
Hiroaki Kikuchi

Non-interactive Private Auctions
Olivier Baudron and Jacques Stern

11:30 - 11:40 Closing remarks

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch

21:00 - 00:00 PARTY

Poolside at the Comfort Suites
sponsored by Zero-Knowledge Systems


This conference is organized annually by the International Financial Cryptography Association.