Physics & Computer Science

CP460: Applied Cryptography

Algorithms and issues in applied cryptography. Topics include history of cryptography, block ciphers, stream ciphers, public-key encryption, digital signatures, and key management. Also, discussions of current issues in information security.

3 lecture hours

Credit: 0.50

Prerequisite: MA121, CP213 or CP264 (or CP104 and a 0.5 MA credit at the 200 level with permission of the department)

Outline: https://bohr.wlu.ca/syllabi/cp460_201809_syllabus.pdf

Section Information
Section Days Times Room Instructor
Lecture A MWF - BA202