

Administrative
Course
syllabus
Course overview
 Grading, Textbooks, Course work, Exams.
Course Staff and
office hours.
Register for CS255
Lectures:
Monday, Wednesday, 12:50  2:05, Gates B01.
Questions:
TA mailing list: cs255ta@cs.stanford.edu
Homework

Homework #1: postscript, pdf. Solutions:
postscript, pdf 

Due:
Friday, Feb. 2nd.


Homework #2: postscript, pdf.
Solutions: postscript, pdf


Due:
Friday, Feb. 16th.


Project #1: html.


Due:
Monday, Feb. 26th.


Project #2: postscript, pdf.


Due:
Wednesday, March. 14th.


Homework #3: postscript, pdf.


Due:
Friday, March 9th.

Final
Students may take the final at either one of the following two dates:

Option
1: Monday, 3/19, 8:3011:30am,
Room 300300. 

Option
2: Tuesday, 3/20, 3:306:30pm,
Room 420040. 
Handouts
Course
syllabus
Basic number theory fact sheet
I: primes.
Basic number theory fact sheet
II: composites.
Cryptographic
hash functions.
Buffer overflows, denial of services, and the like.
Previous final exams:
1998.pdf, 1999.pdf
, 2000.pdf.
Related Links
Ron Rivest's security links
Crypto online courses
