Watson joined Cloudflare in 2018. Before Cloudflare, Watson studied number theory at Berkeley, graduating with a PhD in 2018. Since then he has been involved in launching and running Cloudflare's public time service, standardization and deployment efforts, and translating advanced cryptography research into products. Watson regularly participates in the IETF across security related groups.
Cryptography, Zero Knowledge Proofs, Elliptic Curve Crytography
- Pairings in CIRCL
- Introducing Zero-Knowledge Proofs for Private Web Attestation with Cross/Multi-Vendor Hardware
- NTS is now an RFC
- Internship Experience: Cryptography Engineer
- Delegated Credentials for TLS
- Announcing cfnts: Cloudflare's implementation of NTS in Rust