Homework for Mathematics of Information Security
M360: Fall 2004

HW 8: due Friday 10/15

READ: Sections 4.1 & 4.6.

BOOK PROBLEMS: 6.8 #1, 6.9 #1, #3, #12.

OTHER PROBLEMS: Suppose you know that Bob chose a set of twin primes p and q=p+2 for his RSA cryptosystem.
Find a formula for p in terms of n. Do 6.9 #10b using this method.