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RSA

An electronic encryption system used in banking operations. Proposed by Ron Rivest, Adi Shamir, and Leonard Adleman in 1977.
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Comparison of symmetric and asymmetric cryptography with existing vulnerabilities and countermeasures.
In 1993 new ideas appeared in asymmetric cryptography [6]--using known hard computational problems in infinite non-commutative groups instead of hard number theory problems such as discrete logarithm or integer factorization problems.
Asymmetric cryptography has the drawback of being relatively computation and communication intensive.
Coverage includes the mathematical basics of symmetric and asymmetric cryptography, the synthesis of block ciphers, and software-oriented ciphers.
The other encryption technique is asymmetric cryptography, also known as public key cryptography, because it involves an asymmetric key pair.
A digital signature relies on the mathematically complex world of asymmetric cryptography.
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