Introduction to Cryptology
2009-2010 - IMT3771 - 5sp

Forventet læringsutbytte

After the course the students should acquire:

- Understanding of methods of analysis and synthesis of cryptographic systems

- Understanding of modern cryptographic theory

Emnets temaer

1. Classical cryptography

2. Symmetric ciphers

3. Asymmetric ciphers

4. Hash functions and digital signatures.

Pedagogiske metoder

Forelesninger
Oppgaveløsning

Vurderingsformer

Skriftlig eksamen, 3 timer

Karakterskala

Bokstavkarakterer, A (best) - F (ikke bestått)

Sensorordning

Evaluated by the lecturers

Utsatt eksamen (tidl. kontinuasjon)

The whole subject must be repeated.

Tillatte hjelpemidler (gjelder kun skriftlig eksamen)

Approved calculator

Obligatoriske arbeidskrav

None

Læremidler

Books:

1. Introduction to Cryptography and Coding Theory, 2. edition, Trappe W., Washington L., Prentice Hall, 2006, ISBN: 0131981994.

2. Handbook of Applied Cryptography, Menezes A., http://www.cacr.math.uwaterloo.ca/hac

Erstatter

IMT3701 Cryptology

Supplerende opplysninger

There is room for 50 students for the course.