Dr. Nurdan SARAN.
Office#: 229 Phone: 2844500/4012 E-mail: buz[AT]cankaya.edu.tr
Office Hours: Wednesday 13:20-14:20 (Zoom Meeting, by appointment)


The aim of the Course:
This course aims to introduce fundamentals of Cryptography and Data Security. Essentials of Data Security and Cryptography: Encryption Techniques, Encryption Standards, Confidentiality using Symmetric Encryption, Public Key Cryptography, Message Authentication and Hash Functions, Digital Signatures and Authentication Protocols.
Text Books:
  • Alfred J. Menezes, Paul C. van Oorschot, Scott A. Vanstone, "Handbook of Applied Cryptography", CRC Press, 1996.   http://www.cacr.math.uwaterloo.ca/hac/
  • W. Stallings, “Cryptography and Network Security”, Fourth Edition Prentice Hall
  • Douglas Stinson, "Cryptography: Theory and Practice", CRC Press, 2002.
  • Kaufman, Perlman, and Speciner, “Network Security: Private Communication in a Public World”, Second Edition, Prentice Hall PTR, 2002, ISBN 0130460192.
  • B. Schneier, “Applied Cryptography” ,2nd edition, John Wiley and Sons, Inc, New York, 1996.
  • Neal Koblitz, "A Course in Number Theory and Crytography", Graduate Text in Mathematics, Springer Verlag, 1987.
  • Johannes Buchmann, "Introduction to Cryptography", Springer-Verlag, New York, 2001.