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Cryptography Basics

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This course provides a general overview of cryptography and its impact on the modern world as well as throughout history. In this course you’ll also gain a better understanding of where cryptography is being leveraged to enhance your security and privacy online.

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Chapter 1: Cryptography Basics

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Chapter Overview

Gain a better understanding of where cryptography is currently used to enhance online security. In this chapter, Intel Software Product Marketing Manager, Mark Chambers, covers the following topic areas: every day security, history of cryptography, ciphers, hashing/message authentication and public key cryptography.

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