Reading Group

These sessions will be organized on Fridays from 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM from October 2020. The following is the organization of the sessions.

  • Description  : Session 1 : Complete primitives for fair and robust MPC
  • References  : [IOS12] [FGMO01] [GIMOS10]
  • Speaker(s)   : Divya
  • Date & Time : 26th February
  • Description  : Session 2 : Secure Escrows for #MeToo
  • References  : [RQABLV18]
  • Speaker(s)   : Varsha
  • Date & Time : 23rd October
  • Description  : Session 3 : Secure Escrows for #MeToo (continued)
  • References  : [KKR19]
  • Speaker(s)   : Varsha
  • Date & Time : 30th October
  • Description  : Session 4 : Secure Escrows for #MeToo (continued)
  • References  : [KKR19][AKGDB20]
  • Speaker(s)   : Varsha
  • Date & Time : 6th November
  • Description  : Session 5 : The Resiliency of MPC with Low Interaction: The Benefit of Making Errors
  • References  : [AKP20]
  • Speaker(s)   : Arpita Patra
  • Date & Time : 13th November
  • Description  : Session 6 : The Resiliency of MPC with Low Interaction: The Benefit of Making Errors (contd.)
  • References  : [AKP20]
  • Speaker(s)   : Arpita Patra
  • Date & Time : 20th November
  • Description  : Session 7 : ABY2.0: Improved Mixed-Protocol Secure Two-Party Computation
  • References  : [PSSY21]
  • Speaker(s)   : Ajith Suresh
  • Date & Time : 27th November
  • Description  : Session 8 : ABY2.0: Improved Mixed-Protocol Secure Two-Party Computation (contd.)
  • References  : [PSSY21]
  • Speaker(s)   : Ajith Suresh
  • Date & Time : 7th December
  • Description  : Session 9 : SWIFT: Super-fast and Robust Privacy-Preserving Machine Learning
  • References  : [KPPS20]
  • Speaker(s)   : Ajith Suresh
  • Date & Time : 11th December
  • Description  : Session 10 : MPC with Friends and Foes
  • References  : [AOC20]
  • Speaker(s)   : Shravani Patil
  • Date & Time : 18th December
  • Description  : Session 11 : MPC with Friends and Foes (contd.)
  • References  : [AOC20]
  • Speaker(s)   : Aditya Shridhar
  • Date & Time : 23rd December
  • Description  : Session 12 : MPCLeague: Robust and Efficient Mixed-protocol Framework for 4-party Computation.
  • Speaker(s)   : Nishat Koti
  • Date & Time : 8th January 2021
  • Description  : Session 13 : MPCLeague: Robust and Efficient Mixed-protocol Framework for 4-party Computation (contd.)
  • Speaker(s)   : Nishat Koti
  • Date & Time : 15th January
  • Description  : Session 14 : GraphSC: Parallel Secure Computation Made Easy
  • References  : [NWIWTS15]
  • Speaker(s)   : Varsha
  • Date & Time : 9th April
  • Description  : Session 15 : GraphSC: Parallel Secure Computation Made Easy (contd.)
  • References  : [NWIWTS15]
  • Speaker(s)   : Varsha
  • Date & Time : 12th April
  • Description  : Session 16 : Secure graph analytics
  • Speaker(s)   : Varsha
  • Date & Time : 16th April
  • Description  : Session 17 : Efficient Linear Multiparty PSI and Extensions to Circuit/Quorum PSI
  • References  : [CDGOSS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Rahul
  • Date & Time : 19th April
  • Description  : Session 18 : YOSO: You Only Speak Once (Secure MPC with Stateless Ephemeral Roles)
  • References  : [GHKMNRY]
  • Speaker(s)   : Anirudh
  • Date & Time : 10th May
  • Description  : Session 19 : YOSO: You Only Speak Once (Secure MPC with Stateless Ephemeral Roles) contd.
  • References  : [GHKMNRY]
  • Speaker(s)   : Anirudh
  • Date & Time : 14th May
  • Description  : Session 20 : YOSO: You Only Speak Once (Secure MPC with Stateless Ephemeral Roles) contd.
  • References  : [GHKMNRY]
  • Speaker(s)   : Anirudh
  • Date & Time : 26th May
  • Description  : Session 21 : YOSO: You Only Speak Once (Secure MPC with Stateless Ephemeral Roles) contd.
  • References  : [GHKMNRY]
  • Speaker(s)   : Anirudh
  • Date & Time : 28th May
  • Description  : Session 22 : On d-Multiplicative Secret Sharing
  • References  : [BIW]
  • Speaker(s)   : Satvinder
  • Date & Time : 11th June
  • Description  : Session 23 : ATLAS: Efficient and Scalable MPC in the Honest Majority Setting
  • References  : [GLOPS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Nishat
  • Date & Time : 2nd July
  • Description  : Session 24 : On 2-Round Secure Multiparty Computation
  • References  : [GIKR]
  • Speaker(s)   : Satvinder
  • Date & Time : 9th July
  • Description  : Session 25 : On 2-Round Secure Multiparty Computation contd.
  • References  : [GIKR]
  • Speaker(s)   : Satvinder
  • Date & Time : 12th July
  • Description  : Session 26 : Unconditional Communication-Efficient MPC via Hall's Marriage Theorem
  • References  : [GPS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Protik
  • Date & Time : 16th July
  • Description  : Session 27 : Unconditional Communication-Efficient MPC via Hall's Marriage Theorem contd.
  • References  : [GPS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Protik
  • Date & Time : 19th July
  • Description  : Session 28 : Unconditional Communication-Efficient MPC via Hall's Marriage Theorem contd.
  • References  : [GPS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Anirudh
  • Date & Time : 23rd July
  • Description  : Session 29 : Unconditional Communication-Efficient MPC via Hall's Marriage Theorem contd.
  • References  : [GPS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Anirudh
  • Date & Time : 6th August
  • Description  : Session 30 : Three-Round Secure Multiparty Computation from Black-Box Two-Round Oblivious Transfer
  • References  : [PS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Arpita Patra
  • Date & Time : 13th August
  • Description  : Session 31 : A Proof of Yao's Protocol for Secure Two-Party
  • References  : [LP]
  • Speaker(s)   : Moumita Dutta
  • Date & Time : 27th August
  • Description  : Session 32 : A Proof of Yao's Protocol for Secure Two-Party (cont.)
  • References  : [LP]
  • Speaker(s)   : Somya Sangal
  • Date & Time : 3rd September
  • Description  : Session 33 : CrypTFlow2: Practical 2-Party Secure Inference
  • References  : [RRKCGRS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Bhavish
  • Date & Time : 10th September
  • Description  : Session 34 : How To Simulate It – A Tutorial on the Simulation Proof Technique
  • References  : [Lindell]
  • Speaker(s)   : Satvinder
  • Date & Time : 17th September
  • Description  : Session 1 : Complete primitives for fair and robust MPC
  • References  : [IOS12] [FGMO01] [GIMOS10]
  • Speaker(s)   : Divya
  • Date & Time : 26th February
  • Description  : Session 2 : Secure Escrows for #MeToo
  • References  : [RQABLV18]
  • Speaker(s)   : Varsha
  • Date & Time : 23rd October
  • Description  : Session 3 : Secure Escrows for #MeToo (continued)
  • References  : [KKR19]
  • Speaker(s)   : Varsha
  • Date & Time : 30th October
  • Description  : Session 4 : Secure Escrows for #MeToo (continued)
  • References  : [KKR19][AKGDB20]
  • Speaker(s)   : Varsha
  • Date & Time : 6th November
  • Description  : Session 5 : The Resiliency of MPC with Low Interaction: The Benefit of Making Errors
  • References  : [AKP20]
  • Speaker(s)   : Arpita Patra
  • Date & Time : 13th November
  • Description  : Session 6 : The Resiliency of MPC with Low Interaction: The Benefit of Making Errors (contd.)
  • References  : [AKP20]
  • Speaker(s)   : Arpita Patra
  • Date & Time : 20th November
  • Description  : Session 7 : ABY2.0: Improved Mixed-Protocol Secure Two-Party Computation
  • References  : [PSSY21]
  • Speaker(s)   : Ajith Suresh
  • Date & Time : 27th November
  • Description  : Session 8 : ABY2.0: Improved Mixed-Protocol Secure Two-Party Computation (contd.)
  • References  : [PSSY21]
  • Speaker(s)   : Ajith Suresh
  • Date & Time : 7th December
  • Description  : Session 9 : SWIFT: Super-fast and Robust Privacy-Preserving Machine Learning
  • References  : [KPPS20]
  • Speaker(s)   : Ajith Suresh
  • Date & Time : 11th December
  • Description  : Session 10 : MPC with Friends and Foes
  • References  : [AOC20]
  • Speaker(s)   : Shravani Patil
  • Date & Time : 18th December
  • Description  : Session 11 : MPC with Friends and Foes (contd.)
  • References  : [AOC20]
  • Speaker(s)   : Aditya Shridhar
  • Date & Time : 23rd December
  • Description  : Session 12 : MPCLeague: Robust and Efficient Mixed-protocol Framework for 4-party Computation.
  • Speaker(s)   : Nishat Koti
  • Date & Time : 8th January 2021
  • Description  : Session 13 : MPCLeague: Robust and Efficient Mixed-protocol Framework for 4-party Computation (contd.)
  • Speaker(s)   : Nishat Koti
  • Date & Time : 15th January
  • Description  : Session 14 : GraphSC: Parallel Secure Computation Made Easy
  • References  : [NWIWTS15]
  • Speaker(s)   : Varsha
  • Date & Time : 9th April
  • Description  : Session 15 : GraphSC: Parallel Secure Computation Made Easy (contd.)
  • References  : [NWIWTS15]
  • Speaker(s)   : Varsha
  • Date & Time : 12th April
  • Description  : Session 16 : Secure graph analytics
  • Speaker(s)   : Varsha
  • Date & Time : 16th April
  • Description  : Session 17 : Efficient Linear Multiparty PSI and Extensions to Circuit/Quorum PSI
  • References  : [CDGOSS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Rahul
  • Date & Time : 19th April
  • Description  : Session 18 : YOSO: You Only Speak Once (Secure MPC with Stateless Ephemeral Roles)
  • References  : [GHKMNRY]
  • Speaker(s)   : Anirudh
  • Date & Time : 10th May
  • Description  : Session 19 : YOSO: You Only Speak Once (Secure MPC with Stateless Ephemeral Roles) contd.
  • References  : [GHKMNRY]
  • Speaker(s)   : Anirudh
  • Date & Time : 14th May
  • Description  : Session 20 : YOSO: You Only Speak Once (Secure MPC with Stateless Ephemeral Roles) contd.
  • References  : [GHKMNRY]
  • Speaker(s)   : Anirudh
  • Date & Time : 26th May
  • Description  : Session 21 : YOSO: You Only Speak Once (Secure MPC with Stateless Ephemeral Roles) contd.
  • References  : [GHKMNRY]
  • Speaker(s)   : Anirudh
  • Date & Time : 28th May
  • Description  : Session 22 : On d-Multiplicative Secret Sharing
  • References  : [BIW]
  • Speaker(s)   : Satvinder
  • Date & Time : 11th June
  • Description  : Session 23 : ATLAS: Efficient and Scalable MPC in the Honest Majority Setting
  • References  : [GLOPS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Nishat
  • Date & Time : 2nd July
  • Description  : Session 24 : On 2-Round Secure Multiparty Computation
  • References  : [GIKR]
  • Speaker(s)   : Satvinder
  • Date & Time : 9th July
  • Description  : Session 25 : On 2-Round Secure Multiparty Computation contd.
  • References  : [GIKR]
  • Speaker(s)   : Satvinder
  • Date & Time : 12th July
  • Description  : Session 26 : Unconditional Communication-Efficient MPC via Hall's Marriage Theorem
  • References  : [GPS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Protik
  • Date & Time : 16th July
  • Description  : Session 27 : Unconditional Communication-Efficient MPC via Hall's Marriage Theorem contd.
  • References  : [GPS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Protik
  • Date & Time : 19th July
  • Description  : Session 28 : Unconditional Communication-Efficient MPC via Hall's Marriage Theorem contd.
  • References  : [GPS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Anirudh
  • Date & Time : 23rd July
  • Description  : Session 29 : Unconditional Communication-Efficient MPC via Hall's Marriage Theorem contd.
  • References  : [GPS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Anirudh
  • Date & Time : 6th August
  • Description  : Session 30 : Three-Round Secure Multiparty Computation from Black-Box Two-Round Oblivious Transfer
  • References  : [PS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Arpita Patra
  • Date & Time : 13th August
  • Description  : Session 31 : A Proof of Yao's Protocol for Secure Two-Party
  • References  : [LP]
  • Speaker(s)   : Moumita Dutta
  • Date & Time : 27th August
  • Description  : Session 32 : A Proof of Yao's Protocol for Secure Two-Party (cont.)
  • References  : [LP]
  • Speaker(s)   : Somya Sangal
  • Date & Time : 3rd September
  • Description  : Session 33 : CrypTFlow2: Practical 2-Party Secure Inference
  • References  : [RRKCGRS]
  • Speaker(s)   : Bhavish
  • Date & Time : 10th September
  • Description  : Session 34 : How To Simulate It – A Tutorial on the Simulation Proof Technique
  • References  : [Lindell]
  • Speaker(s)   : Satvinder
  • Date & Time : 17th September

Further Discussion and possible questions can be found here