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 1. Bob selects E67(2, 3) as the elliptic curve over GF(p). He selects e1 = (2, 22) and d = 4. a. C1=(35,1) ; C2 =(21,44) b. C1=(44,21) ; C2 =(1,35) c. C1=(44,21) ; C2 =(44,21) d. C1=(21,44); C2 =(35,1)

 2. Which among the following values: 17, 20, 38, and 50, does not have primitive roots in the group G = ? a. 17 b. 20 c. 38 d. 50

 3. Find the solution of x^2≡3 mod 23 a. x≡±16 mod 23 b. x≡±13 mod 23 c. x≡±22 mod 23 d. x≡±7 mod 23

 4. In Elgamal cryptosystem, given the prime p=31.Encrypt the message “HELLO”; use 00 to 25 for encoding. The value of C2 for character ‘L’ is a. 12 b. 07 c. 20 d. 27

 5. In Elgamal cryptosystem, given the prime p=31.What is the respective plaintext character for C = (27, 20)? a. H b. L c. O d. M

 6. The multiplicative Inverse of 550 mod 1769 is – a. 434 b. 224 c. 550 d. Does not exist

 7. It is desirable to revoke a certificate before it expires because – a. the user is no longer certified by this CA b. the CA’s certificate is assumed to be compromised c. the user’s private key is assumed to be compromised d. all of the mentioned