2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

CSIS 44457 Applied Cryptography

Cryptography is the primary tool used to protect information within digital communication systems.  This course provides students with an in-depth understanding of the cryptographic tools and algorithms currently in use.  We will discuss the benefits and limitations of these algorithms and learn how to securely use each in real-world applications.  Prerequisites: CSIS 44356 with a minimum grade of C and CSIS 44349 with a minimum grade of C.