Introduction to cryptology, Part 1, Basic cryptology concepts

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David Mertz

Date archived: April 18, 2019 | First published: January 16, 2001

Part 1 of this three-part tutorial series introduces you to general concepts of cryptology and addresses cryptanalysis in somewhat greater depth. Familiarize yourself with a broad range of cryptological concepts and protocols.

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