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Title Cryptography : cracking codes / edited by Rob Curley, Senior editor, Science and Technology.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Britannica Educational Publishing, In Association With Rosen Educational Services, 2013.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Malta Twp PL Adult Non Fiction - MLLY-12  YA 005.82    AVAILABLE
 North Chicago PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - NCK  J 005.82 CRY    AVAILABLE
 Richard A Mautino Memorial Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RAMG-2  005.82 CRY    AVAILABLE
 Wilmington PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - WLBB-2  J 005.82 CUR    AVAILABLE
Edition First Edition.
Description xvi, 80 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Intelligence and counterintelligence
Intelligence and counterintelligence (Britannica Educational Publishing)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 77) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Cryptography, cryptanalysis, and cryptology -- The fundamentals of codes, ciphers, and authentication -- Cryptology in private and commercial life -- Cipher systems -- Transposition ciphers -- Substitution ciphers -- Playfair ciphers -- Vigenère ciphers -- Vernam-vigenère ciphers -- Product ciphers -- Key systems and block and stream ciphers -- Single-key cryptography -- Two-key cryptography -- Public-key cryptography -- Secret-sharing -- RSA encryption -- Block and stream ciphers -- Cryptanalysis -- Basic aspects -- Types of cryptanalysis -- Early manual and mechanical cryptography -- The first systems -- World wars I and II -- Modern electronic cryptography -- The impact of electronics -- DES and AES -- Conclusion.
Subject Cryptography -- History.
Data encryption (Computer science)
Cryptography. (OCoLC)fst00884552
Data encryption (Computer science). (OCoLC)fst00887935
Cryptography -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Curley, Robert, 1955-
ISBN 9781622750344 library binding
1622750349 library binding

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