CSC 529

Cryptography

Units: 1.5

Paradigms and principles of modern cryptography. Topics include: review of classical and information-theoretic cryptography; block ciphers; DES, Cryptanalysis of DES, modes of operation, AES; Cryptographic hash functions and message authentication codes; public key cryptography, RSA, EIGamal and other public key systems, signature schemes; introduction to security protocols; secret sharing schemes and zero knowledge techniques.

Graduate course in the Computer Science program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Schedules:
Summer Fall Spring

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