Applied Cryptography: Protocols, Algorithms, and Source Code in C / Edition 1

Applied Cryptography: Protocols, Algorithms, and Source Code in C / Edition 1

by Bruce Schneier
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471597562

ISBN-13: 9780471597568

Pub. Date: 11/10/1993

Publisher: Wiley

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

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471597568
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/10/1993
Pages:
618
Product dimensions:
7.48(w) x 9.17(h) x 1.14(d)

Table of Contents

Partial table of contents:
CRYPTOGRAPHIC PROTOCOLS.
Protocol Building Blocks.
Basic Protocols.
Intermediate Protocols.
Advanced Protocols.
Esoteric Protocols.
CRYPTOGRAPHIC TECHNIQUES.
Key Length.
Key Management.
Algorithm Types and Modes.
Using Algorithms.
CRYPTOGRAPHIC ALGORITHMS.
Data Encryption Standard (DES).
Other Block Ciphers.
Other Stream Ciphers and Real Random-Sequence Generators.
Public-Key Algorithms.
Special Algorithms for Protocols.
THE REAL WORLD.
Example Implementations.
Politics.
SOURCE CODE.source Code.
References.

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