Prerequisite: COMS W3139 and COMS W4119 or equivalent. Introduction to cryptography and its application to network and operating system security: security threats; applications of cryptography; secret key and public key cryptographic algorithms; hash functions; basic number theory; authentication; security for electronic mail and network scripting languages.
Department: Computer Science(COMS)
Subject: Computer Science(COMS)
School: School of the Arts, Barnard College, Columbia College, School of General Studies, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, School of International and Public Affairs, Continuing Education and Special Programs
Course ID: 4180