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Multiple Encryption using ECC and Its Time Complexity Analysis

Vishal Kumar, Ratnesh Kumar, Mashud A. Barbhuiya and Monjul Saikia, ,
Department of Computer Science and Engineering North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology Arunachal Pradesh, INDIA

Rapid growth of information technology in present era, secure communication, strong data encryption technique and trusted third party are considered to be major topics of study. Robust encryption algorithm development to secure sensitive data is of great significance among researchers at present. The conventional methods of encryption used as of today may not sufficient and therefore new ideas for the purpose are to be design, analyze and need to be fit into the existing system of security to provide protection of our data from unauthorized access. An effective encryption/ decryption algorithm design to enhance data security is a challenging task while computation, complexity, robustness etc. are concerned. The multiple encryption technique is a process of applying encryption over a single encryption process in a number of iteration. Elliptic Curve Cryptography (ECC) is well known and well accepted cryptographic algorithm and used in many application as of today. In this paper, we discuss multiple encryptions and analyze the computation overhead in the process and study the feasibility of practical application. In the process we use ECC as a multiple-ECC algorithm and try to analyze degree of security, encryption/decryption computation time and complexity of the algorithm. Performance measure of the algorithm is evaluated by analyzing encryption time as well as decryption time in single ECC as well as multiple-ECC are compared with the help of various examples.

Vishal Kumar et al. ," Multiple Encryption using ECC and Its Time Complexity Analysis”, International Journal of Computer Engineering In Research Trends, 3(11):568-572,November-2016.

Keywords : ECC, Koblitz Method, Multiple Encryption, Message Encoding, Decryption etc

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