### Genral instructions

Typeset a short proof similarly to the example provided below

Copy the LaTeX code files into your favourite directory and try to compile it with LaTeX. If this succeeds then modify the corresponding tex file and type in the proof analogously. Send the corresponding LaTeX file together with compiled PDF file to me. In case of problems contact me.

### Grading

HW1 | HW2 | HW3 | Sum | Nominal | % | Points | |

Andre Ostrak | 3.00 | ||||||

Shiting Long | 2.75 | ||||||

Eric Cornelissen | 2.25 | ||||||

Risto PÃ¤rnapuu | 2.75 |

### First homework

**Deadline:** 23th of October 10:15 **Boomerang deadline:** 30th of October 10:15

- Solve one exercise for each block
- Each exercise gives one point
- You can get an extra point by solvin two exercises from the third block

- Basic reductions
- Statistical properties of distinguishers
- Unpredictability and statistical security

### Second homework

**Deadline:** 28th of November 10:15 **Boomerang deadline:** 5th of December 10:15

- Solve one exercise for each block
- Each exercise gives one point

- Message authentication and keyed hash functions
- Commitment schemes and hash functions
- Authentication through challenge-response protocols

Under construction! Last years system

### Optional third homework

Each of you have to choose one exercise from sets {a,b}, {c,d}, {e,f}, i.e., you have to solve three exercises in total. There are no other restrictions for choosing these exercises

**Assigmnents**