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This is an introductory cryptography course, with focus on understanding modern cryptographic primitives and how to apply them. These concepts include symmetric ciphers, asymmetric ciphers, secure hash algorithms, public key infrastructure, design of cryptographic protocols, and proofs of work, focusing on cryptocurrencies.
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E 27 Oct 2017: Exercise Set 4 Due
P 3 Nov 2017: Programming Assign 2 Due
E 8 Nov 2017: Exercise Set 5 Due
E 22 Nov 2017: Exercise Set 6 Due
P 4 Dec 2017: Programming Assign 3 Due
T 11 Dec 2017: Final Exam