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Fall 2019 Computer Science W4261 section 001
INTRO TO CRYPTOGRAPHY

Call Number 35959
Day & Time
Location
TR 11:40am-12:55pm
633 Seeley W. Mudd Building
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Tal Malkin
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction Classroom
Course Description Prerequisites: Comfort with basic discrete math and probability. Recommended: COMS W3261 or CSOR W4231. An introduction to modern cryptography, focusing on the complexity-theoretic foundations of secure computation and communication in adversarial environments; a rigorous approach, based on precise definitions and provably secure protocols. Topics include private and public key encryption schemes, digital signatures, authentication, pseudorandom generators and functions, one-way functions, trapdoor functions, number theory and computational hardness, identification and zero knowledge protocols.
Web Site Vergil
Department Computer Science
Enrollment 53 students (70 max) as of 4:04PM Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Subject Computer Science
Number W4261
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Section key 20193COMS4261W001

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