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Unformatted text preview: Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani Work-Integrated Learning Programmes Division Second Semester 2010-2011 Course Handout Course No. : SS ZG513 Course Title : Network Security Course Description The primary goal of the course is to introduce the student to system and application design aspects of network security including cryptographic, systemic and computational security aspects of the network / internetwork systems. Scope and Objectives The course covers fundamental aspects of security in a modern networked environment with the focus on system design aspects and cryptography in the specific context of network / internetwork security. It also dwells into basics of cryptographic techniques, algorithms and protocols required to achieve these properties; computational issues in implementing cryptographic protocols and algorithms; and system/application design issues in building secure networked systems. Prescribed Text Book T1. Stallings William, Cryptography and Network Security, Pearson Education, 4 th Edition, 2006 Reference Books R1. Harrington, Jan L., Network Security: A Practical Approach, Morgan Kaufmann (Elsevier), 2005. Harrington, Jan L....
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- Spring '11
- Cryptography, Elliptic curve cryptography, Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Handbook of Applied Cryptography, Wiley Student Edition