course: Software Implementation of Cryptographic Schemes

number:
141030
teaching methods:
lecture with tutorials
media:
computer based presentation
responsible person:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Chris­tof Paar
lecturer:
M. Sc. Max Hoffmann (ETIT)
language:
german
HWS:
4
CP:
5
offered in:
summer term

dates in summer term

  • start: Wednesday the 22.04.2020
  • lecture with integrated tutorials: from 14:15 to 16.45 o'clock

Exam

All statements pertaining to examination modalities (for the summer/winter term of 2020) are given with reservations. Changes due to new requirements from the university will be announced as soon as possible.
Form of exam:written
Registration for exam:FlexNow
Date:28.07.2020
Begin:12:30
Duration:120min
Room : HGB 10

goals

The students understand and implemented various methods for fast software implementations of selected cryptographic schemes.

content

This lecture focuses on advanced implementation strategies for selected schemes of modern cryptography.

Contents:

  • Efficient implementation of blockciphers
  • Bitslicing
  • Efficient arithmetic in GF(2^m)
  • Efficient arithmetic on elliptic curves
  • Special primes for fast modular reduction
  • Primality tests
  • Post-Quantum Cryptography
  • Secure Coding

requirements

keine

recommended knowledge

Basic knowledge of C or C++ Lecture "Introduction to Cryptography I"

miscellaneous

In the summer semester 2020, the course will be offered exclusively in digital form and there will be no classroom teaching. The stated lecture and exercise times remain the same, but will be offered digitally. All necessary information and materials will be made available through the Moodle course [1]. To receive the password for the course, please write an informal e-mail including your matriculation number using your RUB e-mail address to max.hoffmann@rub.de. Emails from other sender addresses can unfortunately not be considered.

[1] https://moodle.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/m/course/view.php?id=27109


Grading is split between a written exam and multiple projects during the semester.

The exam will be given in English.