Cryptography: Code Making and Code Breaking: Ciphers, Codes, Algorithms, and Keys, 1st Edition

  • Laura La Bella
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508173079
  • ISBN-13: 9781508173076
  • DDC: 005.8
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released July 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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As handy and useful as it is to communicate with smartphones, email, and texts, not to mention paying bills and doing banking online, all these conveniences mean that a great deal of our sensitive, personal information needs to be protected and kept secret. Readers can anticipate an intriguing overview of the ciphers, codes, algorithms, and keys used in real-life situations to keep peoples’ information safe and secure. Examples of how to use some types of cryptography will challenge and intrigue.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Cryptography: A Secret Language.
2: Ciphers.
3: Codes.
4: Algorithms.
5: Keys.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.