Cryptographic technology plays a crucial role in the security of the modern internet. It is used to encrypt and protect the content of all internet transactions, emails, instant messages, websites, and even conferencing calls. It is also increasingly used in areas such as user authentication and digital signatures.
Key learning objectives:
Comprehend the history and evolution of cryptography
Understand the main principles and roles of any type of cryptography
Identify the 2 main types of cryptography