Password Based Encryption
This course gives a comprehensive introduction to password based cryptography and shows how to incorporate this technology into existing infrastructures. The topics covered are the following:
Password hardened encryption services
Password based authentication
More advanced topics may be covered if time permits.
Basic knowledge in cryptography, good programming skills, basic knowledge in IT security
On successfully passing the course, the students understand the difficulty of securing systems under inside attacks and they learn how to integrate password hardening into existing infrastructures.
Lecture: Wednesday, 10:15 – 11:45, Room E 2.11
Tutorial: Friday, 10:15 – 11:45, H17 Maschinenbau
Instructor: Prof. Dr. Dominique Schröder
Language: German or English
Scientific papers that will be referred to during each lecture