The microblog: 2018.04.13 21:41:46

2018.04.13 21:41:46 (984879337185923073) from Daniel J. Bernstein:

Quite a bit of discussion at #NISTPQC of staying safely away from patents on post-quantum crypto. Various submitters emphasize they're patent-free. Microsoft says it's giving up a potentially relevant 2003 patent. NIST is collecting patent statements and will post them soon.