CSEC508 APPLIED CRYPTANALYSIS
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Time complexity. Random variables. Cryptanalysis of historical ciphers. Frequency analysis. Differential cryptanalysis and its variants. Success probability and data complexity estimations. Linear cryptanalysis and its variants. Birthday paradox. Password cracking. Attacks on discrete logarithm and factorization problems.