Cryptography & Network Security   [Archived Catalog]

CSC 5436 - Cryptography & Network Security

Credits, 3 sem. hrs.
Prerequisite(s): CSC 423 or 5423   A study of the fundamental concepts and practical applications of cryptography and network security.  Topics include:  symmetric and asymmetric cryptography, cryptographic hash functions, authentication and digital signature, management and distribution of keys, cloud and wireless security introduction, and wired network security, IPSec, authentication and security at various levels.