History of Cryptography

From the course by Stanford University
Cryptography I
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Stanford University
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From the lesson
Course overview and stream ciphers
Week 1. This week's topic is an overview of what cryptography is about as well as our first example ciphers. You will learn about pseudo-randomness and how to use it for encryption. We will also look at a few basic definitions of secure encryption.

Meet the Instructors

  • Dan Boneh
    Dan Boneh
    Computer Science