Unit 1 Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Explain the difference between symmetric and asymmetric key ciphers.
  • Define cryptography's goals.
  • Use the formula for determining the number of bits required in an optimal code.
  • Define most common methods of cryptanalysis for classical ciphers.
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