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Question 1: Claude Crépeau, Canada, ________.
Université de MontréalMcGill UniversityThe Presbyterian College, MontrealHarvard University

Question 2: Ronald L. Rivest, US, ________, the 'R' in RSA.
Harvard UniversityBoston UniversityMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyNortheastern University

Question 3: David Wagner, US, ________, co-discoverer of the slide and boomerang attacks.
Stanford UniversityUniversity of California, IrvineUniversity of California, Los AngelesUniversity of California, Berkeley

Question 4: Martin Hellman, US, (public) co-inventor of the ________ key-exchange protocol.
RSAPublic-key cryptographyPublic key infrastructureDiffie–Hellman key exchange

Question 5: ________, UK, 19th century mathematician who, about the time of the Crimean War, secretly developed an effective attack against polyalphabetic substitution ciphers.
Isaac NewtonCharles BabbageSir George Stokes, 1st BaronetGeorge Biddell Airy

Question 6: Ronald L. Rivest, US, ________, inventor of RC cipher series and MD algorithm series.
Harvard UniversityMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyNortheastern UniversityBoston University

Question 7: Alan Mathison Turing, UK, Bletchley Park, chief cryptographer ________, pioneering logician, and renowned computer scientist, and pioneer.
BombeEnigma machineUltraBletchley Park

Question 8: Neal Koblitz, independent co-creator of ________.
Station-to-Station protocolMQVElliptic curve cryptographyPublic-key cryptography

Question 9: Whitfield Diffie, US, (public) co-inventor of the ________ key-exchange protocol.
Diffie–Hellman key exchangePublic key infrastructureRSAPublic-key cryptography

Question 10: ________, 9th century Arabic polymath and originator of frequency analysis
AlhazenNasir al-Din al-TusiAl-KindiAbu Rayhan Biruni

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