Category: Zcash (ZEC)

Pairing cryptography in Rust

Pairing cryptography is an exciting area of research, and an essential component of Zcash’s
zkSNARKs — proofs that transactions are valid without requiring users to reveal private
information. Earlier this year we also used zkSNARKs to make Bitcoin’s first
zero-knowledge contingent payment
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One of our goals going forward is to better …

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