Introduction to Cryptology - MATH/CMSC 456

Fall 2017

Staff

Instructor: Samuel Ranellucci, samuel@umd.edu
Office: 3269 A.V. Williams Building, Thurday 1:pm-4:00pm.
TA: Aaron Hall, amh620@gmail.com; Monday Chen Zhao, Tuesday 1:00pm-3pm chenz@cs.umd.edu

Goal of course

The primary goal of this class is to enable students to understand cryptographic protocols and evaluate their security. In order to achieve this goal, the students will be instructed to understand

Important information

Course slides and powerpoints

Section
Introduction to cryptology PDF PPT
Perfect security PDF PPT
Lessons from history PDF PPT
Symmetric-key encryption PDF PPT
Symmetric-key encryption (part 2) PDF PPT
Block_cipher_encryption_modes PDF PPT
Computational authentication PDF PPT
Authenticated Encryption PDF PPT
Hash Function PDF PPT

Homework

Homework #1 solutions