public-key cryptography


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Related to public-key cryptography: Asymmetric cryptography, Asymmetric encryption

public-key cryptography

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PGP made it easy for the average computer jockey to use public-key cryptography to protect his or her electronic data and messages from snoops, be they government, criminal, or corporate.
Poe's statement was true until public-key cryptography came along.

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