MAT 415. Introduction to Cryptography. 3 Credits.

An introduction to the mathematics behind various aspects of modern cryptography, including matrix cryptosystems, quadratic ciphers such as the Rabin cipher, exponential ciphers such as the Diffie-Hellman Key Exchange, the RSA algorithm and DES encryption.
Pre / Co requisites: MAT 415 requires prerequisites of MAT 161 and MAT 151 OR MAT 161 and MAT 200.
Typically offered in Spring.