Cryptography: A Very Short Introduction download free [PDF and Ebook] by Fred C. Piper

Cryptography: A Very Short Introduction download free [PDF and Ebook] by Fred C. Piper year 2015
  • Book name: Cryptography: A Very Short Introduction
  • Author: Fred C. Piper
  • Release date: 2015/9/13
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Society and Social Sciences
  • ISBN: 9780192803153
  • Rating: 8.56 of 10
  • Votes: 270
  • Review by: Jovanni Totten
  • Review rating: 9.34 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/23
  • Total pages: 160
  • Includes a PDF summary of 12 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: This book is a clear and informative introduction to cryptography and data protection - subjects of considerable social and political importance. It explains what algorithms do, how they are used, the risks associated with using them, and why governments should be concerned. Important areas are highlighted, such as Stream Ciphers, block ciphers, public key algorithms, digital signatures, and applications such as e-commerce. This book highlights the explosive impactof cryptography on modern society, with, for example, the evolution of the internet and the introduction of more sophisticated banking methods. ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly. Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 6H40M
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Coding Theory & Cryptology, Mathematical Modelling, Data Encryption, International Relations
  • Available formats: TXTz, EPUB, DjVu, PDF, PNG, WORD, TXT, DOC. Compressed in RAR, ACE, RPM, ZIP, GZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 8.12 USD
  • Dimensions: 113x177x9mm
  • Weight: 139g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Oxford, United Kingdom

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