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Spring 2022 Computer Science W4261 section 001
INTRO TO CRYPTOGRAPHY

Call Number 12438
Day & Time
Location
TR 10:10am-11:25am
633 Seeley W. Mudd Building
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Tal Malkin
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction In-Person
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 64 students (70 max) as of 9:04AM Monday, November 28, 2022
Subject Computer Science
Number W4261
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Section key 20221COMS4261W001

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