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What does SNFS stand for?

SNFS stands for Special Number Field Sieve

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Now, Herman te Riele and his coworkers at the National Research Institute for Mathematics and Computer Science (CWI) in Amsterdam report that they have factored a 186-digit number--the largest yet cracked--using a technique called the special number field sieve (SN: 5/31/97, p.