Questions on: secp256k1

but there is no indication what kind of signature it checks! (What are opcodes in Bitcoin? Well it turns out that the protocol has a really neat scripting system built in for building transactions. You can read more about it here. ) So in fact, I man
I was wondering if there was a quick way to check that the group underlying the elliptic curve secp256k1 was indeed cyclic with the usual point G a generator. I am given the prime number underlying the field Fp, I am given the point G, I am given the
Many cryptographic standards widely used in commercial applications were developed by the U. S. Government’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)