January 17th, 2019 • 14 mins 12 secs • Download (10.1 MB) • Link with Timestamp
In this episode, Sarang and Justin explain more about how Monero selects decoys for ring signatures, more than just "randomly." We explain how Monero's selection algorithm has evolved over time, and how a strong input selection algorithm is critical for protective ring signatures.
"An Empirical Analysis of Traceability in the Monero Blockchain"
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