6.857: Applied Cryptography and Security (Spring 2022)

Course Information

Basic Information

Lectures are on Mondays and Wednesdays, 11:00am-12:30pm, in 6-120. Recitations are on Fridays 11:00am-12:00pm in 6-120.

Prerequisites: 6.033 and 6.042; 6.006 (or 6.046) is also recommended. See course information handout for details.

Office Hours

Andres Fabrega, TBD
Kyle Hogan, TBD
Lucas Camelo Sa, TBD


There are no required textbooks. The following few might be useful, though:

These books are on reserve at the MIT Libraries. Again, you're not required to purchase them.

Detailed Information

A course information handout and a syllabus will be available on the first day of class.