2. Crypto Basics

  1. Mark Stamp

Published Online: 9 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118027974.ch2

Information Security: Principles and Practice, Second Edition

Information Security: Principles and Practice, Second Edition

How to Cite

Stamp, M. (2011) Crypto Basics, in Information Security: Principles and Practice, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118027974.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470626399

Online ISBN: 9781118027974

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Keywords:

  • crypto;
  • substitution cipher;
  • cryptanalysis;
  • cryptology;
  • ciphertext frequency counts

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • How to Speak Crypto

  • Classic Crypto

  • Modern Crypto History

  • A Taxonomy of Cryptography

  • A Taxonomy of Crypt analysis

  • Summary