Applied cryptography: protocols, algorithms, and source code in C

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Wiley, 1994 - Computers - 618 pages
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After a brief account of the history of cryptography, the latest data on encryption protocols and techniques are explained. Describes present-day applications ranging from electronic cash to anonymous messaging and current security concerns. The second section assumes fairly sophisticated knowledge of the C programming language and features numerous source code fragments. Practical implementations of the code are listed throughout the book's second half.

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Review: Applied Cryptography: Protocols, Algorithms, and Source Code in C

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If you need to write encryption applications, or, want to understand how encryption works, see the math, algorithms, source code so you can analyze in your favourite debugger, then this book is for ... Read full review

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Schneier's Big Book of Codes. Daunting. Read full review

Contents

CHAPTER 2
19
CHAPTER 4
66
CHAPTER 5
82
Copyright

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About the author (1994)

BRUCE SCHNEIER is a security consultant and President of Counterpane Systems. He is a contributing editor to Dr. Dobb's Journal, a frequent lecturer, and the author of Applied Cryptography.