IT & Mobile Security

Quantum Cryptography

Lecture, 2.00 ECTS


Course content

An introduction into quantum cryptography, its physical fundamentals and technical implementation as well as a comparison to standard cryptographic methods, revealing the benefits and drawbacks of quantum cryptography and its present state of development.

Learning outcomes

Detailed understanding of (embedded) secure elements , attack scenarios and practical implementations of counter measures

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

SMART CARD Handbook,
DPA Analysis,
RFID Handbook

Mode of delivery


Prerequisites and co-requisites

modul CRY

Assessment methods and criteria

final exam