Transactions on Symmetric Cryptology

The IACR Transactions on Symmetric Cryptology (ToSC) is a scholarly journal for timely research papers on symmetric cryptology that seeks to combine the benefits of fast conference turnaround with consistent journal reviewing. ToSC is a Gold Open Access (free availability from day one) journal, published in electronic form by the Ruhr University of Bochum. It will become the publication venue for the IACR Fast Software Encryption conference, which operates as a journal/conference hybrid.