# A Short Note on Discrete Log Problem in $F p$ - Mathematics > Number Theory

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Abstract: Let $p$ be a odd prime such that 2 is a primitive element of finite field$F p*$. In this short note we propose a new algorithm for the computation ofdiscrete logarithm in $F p*$. This algorithm is based on elementary propertiesof finite fields and is purely theoretical in nature.

Author: ** Habeeb Syed**

Source: https://arxiv.org/