CSCI1510

Introduction to Cryptography and Computer Security

Instructor(s):
Course Home Page:
http://www.cs.brown.edu/courses/csci1510/
Location:CIT 101 (Remote asynch possible)
Meeting Time:I hr: T,Th 10:30-11:50
Exam Group:13: 15-DEC-2021 Exam Time: 02:00:00 PM
Semester:Fall
Offered this year?Yes
When Offered?Most years


Description

This course studies the tools for guaranteeing safe communication and computation in an adversarial setting. We develop notions of security and give provably secure constructions for such cryptographic objects as cryptosystems, signature schemes and pseudorandom generators. We also review the principles of secure system design. Prerequisites: CSCI0220 and CSCI1010.

CRN: 16063