Course detail

ÚSI-DSNB11Acad. year: 2021/2022

Basic terms, secrecy theory, perfect cipher. Symmetric cryptosystems - stream ciphers, block ciphers, standards of symmetric ciphers, key management and distribution. Asymmetric cryptosystems - RSA, DL and EC types of cryptosystems, key agreement, standards of asymetric cryptosystems. Hash and other auxiliary cryptographic functions, data integrity, authentication, digital signatures. Public key infrastructure, modern cryptographic services. Electronic voting, sharing of secret information. Quantum cryptography. Introduction to the cryptoanalysis, attacks on cryptosystems and their defence.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students will obtain knowledge needed for the solution of cryptographic protection of communication, information and other electronic systems.

Prerequisites

The subject knowledge on the Master´s degree level is requested.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

BURDA, K. Aplikovaná kryptografie. Brno: VUTIUM, 2013. 255 s. ISBN: 978-80-214-4612- 0. (CS)
Menezes, A. J., Oorschot, P. C., Vanstone, S. A.: Handbook of applied cryptography. CRC Press, Boca Raton1997. Dostupné online: (CS)
Stallings, W.: Cryptography and network security. Pearson, Upper Saddle River 2006. (CS)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Techning methods include lectures. Course is taking advantage of e-learning system. Students have to write a single project during the course.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Requirements for completion of a course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Aims

The goal is to become familiar with the principles of cryptography and cryptographic applications in communication, information and other electronic systems.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

The content and forms of instruction in the evaluated course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme DSP SoI_P Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional
  • Programme DSP SoI_K Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

12 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Guided consultation in combined form of studies

6 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Guided consultation

12 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer