Course Information

Advanced Cyber Security (CMP 432)

Term: 2020-2021 Spring Term


Tennisha V MartinShow MyInfo popup for Tennisha V Martin
Email address is hidden, click here to email


Mon-Wed-Fri-Sat, 11:00 AM - 1:10 PM (3/8/2021 - 4/14/2021) Location: MAIN SB 135


This course provides a broad introduction to cornerstones of security (authenticity, confidentiality, message integrity and non-repudiation) and the mechanisms to achieve them as well as the underlying mathematical basics. Topics include block and stream ciphers, public-key systems, key management, certificates, public-key infrastructure (PKI), digital signature, non-repudiation and message authentication. Various security standards and protocols such as DES, AES, PGP and Kerberos, are studied. Prerequisite: CMP 431.