This is a 32 hour course that gives the student a thorough overview of cryptography. It includes classic cryptography, major symmetric algorithms, asymmetric algorithms, hashing algorithms, steganography, and applications of cryptography.
Students will have a thorough understanding of the fundamentals of cryptography.
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.