May 25, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

CSC 412/512 Cryptography

Credits: (3-0) 3

This course provides an introduction to cryptography and the mathematics behind current encryption algorithms. It covers classical cryptosystems, private-key cryptosystems (such as DES and AES), and public-key cryptosystems (such as RSA).

Prerequisites: MATH 413/513  and CSC 215  
Notes: Students enrolled in CSC 512 will be held to a higher standard than those enrolled in CSC 412.

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