A Beginner’s Guide to Cryptography

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A Beginner's Guide to Cryptography

Cryptography has been derived from the Greek word kryptos, which means hidden. It involves converting information in a manner that it can only be read and processed by the intended receivers. Crypt means hidden and graphy means writing. One of the earliest instances of cryptography is traced back to the use of Hieroglyph in which scribes used to encode/decode the … Read More

Pretty Good Privacy

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PGP stands for Pretty Good Privacy. It is an encryption and decryption standard used widely these days. This post will tell you what exactly a PGP is and how it works. In my next post I will tell you how to set up a PGP. PGP is also called hybridcryptography as it makes use of hashing, data compression, symmetric key … Read More

Yahoo’s New Security Feature – Yahoo or Boohoo ??

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  We all have an account on Yahoo, no matter functional or not! While everybody seemed to be making a leap in the security sector, Yahoo was sitting with hands folded, but not anymore. Yahoo has finally taken a step to improvise security features. Gone are the days of security question. Now we are expected to remember the most complicated … Read More