CryptanalysisSubject of the group A for: Informatics - Cryptology
Year: 1st graduate study
prof. RNDr. Otokar Groek, CSc.
Doc. RNDr. Ladislav Satko, CSc.
RNDr. Karol Nemoga, CSc.
Proportion of final exam in the course completion: 50%.
Keywords: Rotor ciphers, Differential and linear cryptanalysis, discrete logarithm, factorization of modulus, cryptanalysis of stream ciphers.
Annotation: Cryptanalysis of classical ciphers. Statistical methods for cryptanalysis of classical ciphers. Difference of cryptanalysis of block and stream ciphers. Differential and linear cryptanalysis of block ciphers. Cryptanalysis of asymmetric ciphers. Cryptanalysis of selected stream ciphers based on LFSR.
Syllabus - in twelve points:
Target: The aim of this course is to present an overview of selected methods of cryptanalysis for block, stream and asymmetric ciphers. An influence to chosen parameters is discussed too.
Recommended prerequisites: Cryptology. Analysis and complexity of algorithms.