Theses and Dissertations
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Fast generation and covering radius of Reed-Muller Codes
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2009-12)
Reed-Muller codes are known to be some of the oldest, simplest and most elegant error correcting codes. Reed-Muller codes were invented in 1954 by D. E. Muller and I. S. Reed, and were an important extension of the Hamming ...
Computational algebraic attacks on the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES)
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2009-09)
This thesis examines the vulnerability of the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) to algebraic attacks. It will explore how strong the Rijndael algorithm must be in order to secure important federal information. There are ...