Einführung in die moderne Kryptographie



Zeit/Ort n.V.:

  • Mo 16:15-17:45, Raum 00.152-113
  • Mi 10:15-11:45, Raum 00.152-113

Studienfächer / Studienrichtungen

  • WPF INF-MA ab Sem. 1
  • WPF INF-BA ab Sem. 5

Prerequisites / Organizational information

No previous knowledge in Cryptography or computer Security is required.


This course gives a comprehensive introduction to modern cryptography. The course also serves as a base for other courses on cryptography that are offered by the chair. The topics covered are the following:

  • Information theoretic security

  • Computational security

  • Private key Encryption

  • Message Authentication Codes

  • Hash functions

  • Public key Encryption

  • Digital Signatures

More advanced topics may be covered if time permits.
On successfully passing the course, the student is guaranteed to be knowledgeable on the basic concepts of provable security.

Empfohlene Literatur

Introduction to Modern Cryptography Jonathan Katz and Yehuda Lindell 2nd Edition (2014) (Chapman & Hall/CRC Cryptography and Network Security Series) ISBN-13: 978-1466570269

Zusätzliche Informationen

Erwartete Teilnehmerzahl: 20