T-79.5502 Advanced Course in Cryptology (5 cr) P
The course T-79.5502 replaces either the course
T-79.513 Seminar on Cryptography and Security Protocols
or either the course
T-79.514 Special Course on Cryptology
or the course
T-79.515 Cryptology: Special Topics.
The course T-79.5502 will be given by Professor
The course consists of a few lectures by the instructor and a number of seminar presentations by the students.
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- Prerequisites: T-79.5501 Cryptology (or T-79.503 Foundations of Cryptology ) is required.
- Lectures and Seminars: Tuesdays and Thursdays 12-14, hall TB353 starting from the 1st of November. Lectures and Seminars are held in English.
- Course material:
Modern Cryptography, Theory and Practice,
Prentice Hall, New Jersey, 2004
- To pass the course the student must give a presentation in the seminar and take the exam. The area of the exam is all material covered in the lectures and seminar presentations.
- Tuesday, the 8th of January 2008, at 9-12 in T1
The course has two parts. The first part (Mar 14 - Apr 6) consists of lectures given by the teacher. The second part (Apr 20 - May 4) consists of seminar presentations given by the students. The topics will be distributed to the students at the first lecture the 14th of March.
- Thu Nov 1
Seminar Course Agenda and distribution of topics pdf
Introduction (Ch 1, 2) pdf
- Tue Nov 6
Computational Complexity (Ch 4) pdf
- Thu Nov 8
Insecurity of Text-book Crypto (Ch 8) pdf
- Tue Nov 13
Bit Security (Ch 9) pdf
Authentication, Simmons theory pdf
- Thu Nov 15
Sven Laur: Formal and Strong Security Definitions I (Sections 14.1-4)
- Tue Nov 20
Sven Laur: Formal and Strong Security Definitions II (Chapter 14)
- Tue Nov 27
Sven Laur: Strong and Provable Security for ElGamal type Signatures (Sections 16.1-3)
- Thu Nov 22
Billy Bob Brumley
ID-based authentication frameworks and primitives (Ch 13) pdf
- Thu Nov 29
Formal specification of authentication protocols (Sections 17.2 and 17.3) pdf
- Tue Dec 4
MANA IV Proof of Security pdf
- Tue Dec 11
RSA-OAEP and Cramer-Shoup (Sections 15.2-3) pdf
- Thu Dec 13
On linear cryptanalysis of stream ciphers
Latest update: 27 December 2007.