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COMP 547 Cryptography and Data Security (4 credits)

Offered by: Computer Science (Faculty of Science)


Computer Science (Sci) : This course presents an in-depth study of modern cryptography and data security. The basic information theoretic and computational properties of classical and modern cryptographic systems are presented, followed by a cryptanalytic examination of several important systems. We will study the applications of cryptography to the security of systems.

Terms: Winter 2014

Instructors: Claude Crepeau (Winter)

  • 3 hours
  • Prerequisites: COMP 360 or COMP 362, MATH 323.