Cryptography and Information Security
Course ID: A7
Unit: DATA SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING – Unit A: Algorithms and Information Technologies
Weekly Hours: 4
ECTS Credits: 7
Description:Basic notions of systems security, cryptographic hash functions, symmetric cryptography (one-time pad, stream ciphers, block ciphers), cryptanalysis, secret-sharing, authentication codes, public-key cryptography (encryption, digital signatures), public-key infrastructure, elliptic curves and bilinear maps, buffer overflow attacks, web browser security, biometrics, electronic cash, viruses, electronic voting.