CSCE 977: Data Encryption

CSCE 977
Prereqs: STAT 880, CSCE 235 or MATH 817 or permission
History of public cryptology; elements of statistics, combinatorics, number theory, group theory; symmetric and asymmetric cryptosystems, “trap door” functions; public key cryptosystems; RSA and knapsack; levels of cryptographic security; computational complexity of algorithms; National Bureau of Standards-DES ( Standard); block and stream cyphers; cypher key management; protection of proprietary software and data.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom