CSE 107 - Introduction to Modern Cryptography



Topics include private and public-key cryptography, block ciphers, data encryption, authentication, key distribution and certification, pseudorandom number generators, design and analysis of protocols, zero-knowledge proofs, and advanced protocols. Emphasizes rigorous mathematical approach including formal definitions of security goals and proofs of protocol security.


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One section per year, normally Winter Quarter.  Please see Tentative Course Offerings page.