Cryptographic Protocols


Course code: 2DMI00
Lecturer: Berry Schoenmakers, MF 6.105, berry@win.tue.nl (or, l.a.m.schoenmakers@tue.nl)

Schedule 2020-21 3rd Quarter

Week 1February 3. Preface, Sections 1.1, 1.2.1-3.
February 5. Sections 1.2.4, 1.3.1-2.
Week 2February 10. Section 1.3.3.
February 12. Section 1.3.4, Appendix A "Fundamental Lemma of Cryptology". Click launch binder to try MPyC.
Week 3February 24. Section 2.1.
February 26. Section 2.2, Chapter 3.
Week 4March 3. Sections 4.1-4, 4.5.1-2.
March 5. Sections 4.5.3, 4.6, 5.1, 5.2.1-2.
Week 5March 10. Sections 5.2.3-4, 5.3.
March 12. Sections 5.2.5, 5.4.1.
Week 6March 17. Sections 5.4.2-3.
March 19. Chapter 6.
Week 7March 24. Chapter 7.
March 26. Chapter 8, MPyC.

Written exam: Friday April 16, 2021, 13.30-16.30h; resit: Wednesday June 23, 2021, 18.00-21.00h.


Lecture notes

Version 1.6 of the Lecture Notes on Cryptographic Protocols (incl. solutions to all exercises) is available as of January 30, 2021. Please print out a copy for yourself.
Also see the matching Lecture Slides on Cryptographic Protocols. (Handout version of slides without animations).
All exams since 2004 are available as well. Solutions to the exam problems will not be provided; also see Appendix B "Rating of Exercises" to find out which exercises are at exam level.

Further reading

The following books are recommended as background and advanced resources:


Last year's course page.