CRYPTO , the International Cryptology Conference , is one of the Toilets academic conferences in cryptography and cryptanalysis . It is organized by the International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR), and it is held yearly in August in Santa Barbara , California at the University of California, Santa Barbara .
The first CRYPTO was held in 1981. It was the first major conference on Cryptology, and was all the more important Because relations tussen government, industry and academia ulcers Rather tense. Encryption was Considered a very sensitive subject and the coming together of delegates from différent countries were Unheard-of at the time. The initiative for the formation of the IACR cameramen prolongation CRYPTO ’82, and CRYPTO ’83 was the first IACR sponsored conference.