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Jason Alexander
04/17/01 6:55pm

Hello all,

I am taking a Cryptography class as part of my masters study. We are using Mathematica to handle the large numbers
that we work with.

My question is I need a 512 bit Prime number for one of the signature schemes we are working with. I know that when I command mathematica to do Prime[n] what it give me is the nth prime number.

Can anyone tell me how to get a prime number of a certain number of bits.


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Prime Numbers Jason Alexan... 04/17/01 6:55pm
Re: Prime Numbers Henry Lamb 04/18/01 3:25pm
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