UPC 9780191625886 Everyday Cryptography: Fundamental Principles and Applications
ISBN 9780191625886 - Everyday Cryptography: Fundamental Principles and Applications
ISBN 9780191625886 Everyday Cryptography: Fundamental Principles and Applications
Description
Cryptography is a vital technology that underpins the security of information in computer networks. This book presents a comprehensive introduction to the role that cryptography plays in providing information security for technologies such as the Internet, mobile phones, payment cards, and wireless local area networks. Focusing on the fundamental principles that ground modern cryptography as they arise in modern applications, it avoids both an over-reliance on transient current technologies and over-whelming theoretical research. Everyday Cryptography is a self-contained and widely accessible introductory text. Almost no prior knowledge of mathematics is required since the book deliberately