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Course Description

CS 133
Cryptography and Network Security

This course teaches cryptography, explores threats against computer networks and teaches the various techniques used to provide network security. It covers basic relevant background in number theory and statistics, some networking principles, classic ciphers, and the most important current security fundamentals such as confidentiality, authentication, integrity, and non-repudiation. Undergraduate students learn and present case studies, while graduate students conduct small-scale research where they identify a problem, execute research, and write and present the results.
Offered every third year beginning 2021-22.

Course Credit:
4

Instructor(s):
Almudena Konrad

Prerequisite:
CS 063 and MATH 004

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Quan. & Comp. Reasoning,

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Last Updated: 6/23/17