Issue No.05 - May (1997 vol.46)
<p><b>Abstract</b>—This reply emphasizes the point that the regular, modular, cascadable structure of local neighborhood CA can be employed for building low cost cipher system hardware. This cost effective engineering solution can achieve desired level of security with larger size CA.</p>
Cellular automata (CA), programmable CA (PCA), cipher system, cryptoanalysis, affine transform, PCA generator.
S. Nandi, P. Pal Chaudhuri, "Reply to Comments on "Theory and Application of Cellular Automata in Cryptography"", IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol.46, no. 5, pp. 639, May 1997, doi:10.1109/TC.1997.589246