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* [[Cryptography]] originally meant Secret Writing and was use by Caesar in his communications from the Gallic wars. Since then it has become a category of mathematics dealing with methods that are easy to invoke and difficult to discover.  Commercial [[Cryptography]]  is involved in:
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# protecting data from disclosure (its original purpose) and
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# assuring the source or integrity of messages.
 
* Specific details are on the wiki pages [[Secret Key Cryptography]]  and [[Public Key Cryptography]].
 
* Specific details are on the wiki pages [[Secret Key Cryptography]]  and [[Public Key Cryptography]].
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==Resources==
 
==Resources==
 
* [https://asecuritysite.com/encryption/ Bill's crypto page] has a broad list of crypto methods.
 
* [https://asecuritysite.com/encryption/ Bill's crypto page] has a broad list of crypto methods.
  
 
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[[Category: Proof]]

Latest revision as of 10:06, 12 November 2020

Full Title

General resource site for Cryptography.

Context

  • Cryptography originally meant Secret Writing and was use by Caesar in his communications from the Gallic wars. Since then it has become a category of mathematics dealing with methods that are easy to invoke and difficult to discover. Commercial Cryptography is involved in:
  1. protecting data from disclosure (its original purpose) and
  2. assuring the source or integrity of messages.

Resources