classes will involve getting familiar with selected implementations of
cryptographic algorithms and protocols. Based on this knowledge and
your own experiments, you will be asked to solve a set of simple
problems, and prepare a short report including answers
to questions included in the corresponding instruction. All
exercises can be done at home, at your own speed, or in the ECE computing labs.
least the following programs will be covered in this semester's lab
Lab 2 - CrypTool - Historical Ciphers: Instruction - primary
report due by Saturday, November 11, 11:59pm, solutions to bonus tasks
can be submitted by Saturday, November 18, 11:59pm.
Lab 1 -
Pretty Good Privacy: Setup : Introduction : Instruction - full report due by Friday, October 20, 11:59pm.
Lab 3 - RSA (bonus): Instruction - full report due on Sunday, December 17, 11:59pm.