Week  Topics  Study Materials  Materials 
1 
General overview of cryptology. Symmetric encryption, hash functions, public key encryption


Cryptography: Theory and Practise, 3rd edition, CRC press, Douglas R. Stinson

2 
Fundamental concepts of cryptanalysis and historical ciphers


Cryptography: Theory and Practise, 3rd edition, CRC press, Douglas R. Stinson

3 
Introduction to symmetric encryption algorithms, block ciphers; stream ciphers


Cryptography: Theory and Practise, 3rd edition, CRC press, Douglas R. Stinson

4 
Analysis of block ciphers; DES; modes of operations


Cryptography: Theory and Practise, 3rd edition, CRC press, Douglas R. Stinson

5 
Contemporary block ciphers


Cryptography: Theory and Practise, 3rd edition, CRC press, Douglas R. Stinson

6 
Stream ciphers, initialization algorithms; keystream generators and their security analysis; contemporary stream ciphers


Cryptography: Theory and Practise, 3rd edition, CRC press, Douglas R. Stinson

7 
MAC algorithms and their analysis


Cryptography: Theory and Practise, 3rd edition, CRC press, Douglas R. Stinson

8 
Hash functions; HMAC and their security criteria


Cryptography: Theory and Practise, 3rd edition, CRC press, Douglas R. Stinson

9 
Public key encryption; authenticity vs confidentiality; Knapsack; LLL; RSA


Cryptography: Theory and Practise, 3rd edition, CRC press, Douglas R. Stinson

10 
Diffie Hellman key exchange; ElGamal encryption


Cryptography: Theory and Practise, 3rd edition, CRC press, Douglas R. Stinson

11 
Digital signature algorithms; general concepts, cryptographic security


Cryptography: Theory and Practise, 3rd edition, CRC press, Douglas R. Stinson

12 
Digital signature algorithms II: RSA signature, DSA; ElGamal signature algorithms


Cryptography: Theory and Practise, 3rd edition, CRC press, Douglas R. Stinson

13 
Fundamental concepts of cryptographic protocols, key management


Cryptography: Theory and Practise, 3rd edition, CRC press, Douglas R. Stinson

14 
cryptographic protocols in applications


Cryptography: Theory and Practise, 3rd edition, CRC press, Douglas R. Stinson
