Cryptography Theory and Practice

ISBN-10: 1584882069
ISBN-13: 9781584882060
Edition: 2nd 2002 (Revised)
Authors: Douglas Stinson
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List price: $79.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: CRC Press LLC
Publication date: 2/27/2002
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 360
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.496
Language: English

Craig Stinson is a journalist and author. He has written or coauthored more than 20 books including Windows Vista� Inside Out, Deluxe Edition and Microsoft� Office Excel� 2007 Inside Out.

Classical Cryptography
Introduction: Some Simple Cryptosystems
The Shift Cipher
The Substitution Cipher
The Affine Cipher
The Vigenere Cipher
The Hill Cipher
The Permutation Cipher
Stream Ciphers
Cryptanalysis of the Affine Cipher
Cryptanalysis of the Substitution Cipher
Cryptanalysis of the Vigenere Cipher
Cryptanalysis of the Hill Cipher
Cryptanalysis of the LFSR Stream Cipher
Shannon's Theory
Elementary Probability Theory
Perfect Secrecy
Huffman Encodings
Properties of Entropy
Spurious Keys and Unicity Distance
Product Cryptosystems
Block Ciphers and the Advanced Encryption Standard
Substitution-Permutation Networks
Linear Cryptanalysis
The Piling-up Lemma
Linear Approximations of S-boxes
A Linear Attack on an SPN
Differential Cryptanalysis
The Data Encryption Standard
Description of DES
Analysis of DES
The Advanced Encryption Standard
Description of AES
Analysis of AES
Modes of Operation
Notes and References
Cryptographic Hash Functions
Hash Functions and Data Integrity
Security of Hash Functions
The Random Oracle Model
Algorithms in the Random Oracle Model
Comparison of Security Criteria
Interated Hash Functions
The Merkle-Damgard Construction
The Secure Hash Algorithm
Message Authentication Codes
Nested MACs and HMAC
Unconditionally Secure MACs
Strongly Universal Hash Families
Optimality of Deception Probabilities
Notes and References
The RSA Cryptosystem and Factoring Integers
Introduction to Public-key Cryptography
More Number Theory
The Euclidean Algorithm
The Chinese Remainder Theorem
Other Useful Facts
The RSA Cryptosystem
Implementing RSA
Primality Testing
Square Roots Modulo n
Factoring Algorithms
The Pollard p--1 Algorithm
The Pollard Rho Algorithm
Dixon's Random Squares Algorithm
Factoring Algorithms in Practice
Other Attacks on RSA
Computing [phi](n)
The Decryption Exponent
Wiener's Low Decryption Exponent Attack
The Rabin Cryptosystem
Security of the Rabin Cryptosystem
Semantic Security of RSA
Partial Information Concerning Plaintext Bits
Optimal Asymmetric Encryption Padding
Notes and References
Public-key Cryptosystems Based on the Discrete Logarithm Problem
The ElGamal Cryptosystem
Algorithms for the Discrete Logarithm Problem
Shank's Algorithm
The Pollard Rho Discrete Logarithm Algorithm
The Pohlig-Hellman Algorithm
The Index Calculus Method
Lower Bounds on the Complexity of Generic Algorithms
Finite Fields
Elliptic Curves
Elliptic Curves over the Reals
Elliptic Curves Modulo a Prime
Properties of Elliptic Curves
Point Compression and the ECIES
Computing Point Multiples on Elliptic Curves
Discrete Logarithm Algorithms in Practice
Security of ElGamal Systems
Bit Security of Discrete Logarithms
Semantic Security of ElGamal Systems
The Diffie-Hellman Problems
Notes and References
Signature Schemes
Security Requirements for Signature Schemes
Signatures and Hash Functions
The ElGamal Signature Scheme
Security of the ElGamal Signature Scheme
Variants of the ElGamal Signature Scheme
The Schnorr Signature Scheme
The Digital Signature Algorithm
The Elliptic Curve DSA
Provably Secure Signature Schemes
One-time Signatures
Full Domain Hash
Undeniable Signatures
Fail-stop Signatures
Notes and References
Further Reading
Cryptosystem Index
Algorithm Index
Problem Index
Subject Index

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