RIT Department of Computer Science
Week | Topics | Homework | Special Events and Due Dates |
1 | History of cryptography | Homework 1 | |
2 | Classical cryptography | Homework 1 due | |
3 | Modular arithmetic, number theoretical algorithms | Homework 2 | |
4 | Block ciphers, DES | Homework 2 due | |
5 | Block ciphers, AES, Galois fields | Homework 3 | |
6 | Linear and differential cryptanalysis | Homework 3 due | |
7 | Hashing | Homework 4 | Homework 4 due |
8 | Review | Midterm exam | |
9 | Primality, CRT | Homework 5 | |
10 | Primality, Factoring | Homework 5 due | |
11 | Diffie-Hellman, RSA | Homework 6 | |
12 | RSA | Homework 6 due | |
13 | Digital signatures | Homework 7 | |
14 | Selected topics in cryptography | Homework 7 due | |
15 | Selected topics in cryptography, Review | Homework 8 | Homework 8 due |
16 | Final exam | ||