CS707 - Network Security
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Short Question & Answers
Q1: Difference b/w Confidentiality and Integrity.
Spring 2019 – Mid
 
Q2: Difference b/w Shoulder Surfing and Pretexting.
Spring 2019 – Mid
 
Q3: Difference b/w Block Cipher and Stream Cipher.
Spring 2019 – Mid
 
Q4: DES key size & parity bit size & round.
Spring 2019 – Mid
Fall 2016 – Mid
 
Q5: How MD5 is stronger than MD4.
Spring 2019 – Mid
 
Q6: How substitution is different from transportation cipher?
Spring 2019 – Mid
Fall 2016 – Mid
 
Q7: How IDEA is different from blowfish?
Spring 2019 – Mid
 
Q8: Purpose of diffusion in design of block cipher?
Spring 2019 – Mid
 
Q9: What is the maximum key size in AES how many rounds it will take for each key and what will be the block size?
Spring 2019 – Mid
Fall 2018 – Mid
 
Q10: What is tradeoff associated with the key size for encryption.
Spring 2019 – Mid
Fall 2016 – Mid
Q11: How message integrity is achieved by hash function?
Spring 2019 – Mid
 
Q12: What factors to be considered to design strong one-time pad?
Spring 2019 – Mid
 
Q13: Diagrammatically explain man in middle attack in context of Diffie-Heliman.
Spring 2019 – Mid
 
Q14: What are challenges in certificate revocation list?
Spring 2019 – Mid
 
Q15: Describe detective and proactive measure in detail.
Spring 2019 – Mid
 
 
Course Instructor

Nahil Mahmood
BSc Electrical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin, USA
Books

Corporate Computer and Network Security by Raymond Panko

CISSP by Shon Harris

Cryptography and Network Security by William Stallings

Network Security Technologies and Solutions by Yusuf Bhaiji