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MTH 435LEC - Intro To Cryptography
Intro To Cryptography 000 Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   24051   Enrollment Capacity:   20
Section:   000   Enrollment Total:   6
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   14
Dates:   08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020   Status:   OPEN
Days, Time:   T R , 2:20 PM - 3:35 PM
Room:   Remote view map
Location:   Remote      
Enrollment Requirements
Prerequisites: Pre-Requisite: MTH 419 or MTH 429.
  Course Description
Explains the basics of cryptography, which is the systematic study of methods of concealing messages from people who are not authorized to read them. Topics include the following: cryptosystem definitions and basic types of attack; substitution ciphers. Hill ciphers; congruences and modular exponentiation; digital encryption standard; public key and RSA cryptosystems; pseudoprimes and primality testing; Pollard rho method; basic finite field theory; discrete log; and digital signatures.
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