Courses of Study 2020-2021 
    
    Apr 12, 2021  
Courses of Study 2020-2021
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CS 5830 - [Cryptography]


     
Spring. Not offered: 2020-2021. Next offered: 2021-2022. 3 credits. Letter grades only (no audit).

Prerequisite: CS 2800  or equivalent, CS 4810  or mathematical maturity, or permission of instructor. Offered in New York City at Cornell Tech. Co-meets with CS 4830  for a limited number of Ithaca undergraduates.

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Introductory course in Cryptography. Topics include one-way functions, encryption, digital signatures, pseudo-random number generation, zero-knowledge and basic protocols. The emphasis will be on fundamental notions and constructions with proofs of security based on precise definitions and assumptions.



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