Foundations of cryptography. Basic tools [Volume 1, 1ed.]9780521791724, 0521791723

Author : Oded Goldreich
Description:Cryptography is concerned with the conceptualization, definition and construction of computing systems that address security concerns. This book presents a rigorous and systematic treatment of the foundational issues: defining cryptographic tasks and solving new cryptographic problems using existing tools. It focuses on the basic mathematical tools: computational difficulty (one-way functions), pseudorandomness and zero-knowledge proofs. Rather than describing ad-hoc approaches, this book emphasizes the clarification of fundamental concepts and the demonstration of the feasibility of solving cryptographic problems. It is suitable for use in a graduate course on cryptography and as a reference book for experts.
Categories: Art Graphic Arts
Year :2001
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 393
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