Cryptography: Code Making and Code Breaking: Digital Era Encryption and Decryption, 1st Edition

  • Ryan Nagelhout
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508173095
  • ISBN-13: 9781508173090
  • 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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Today’s news headlines are plentifully peppered by the latest hacks into some of the world’s largest and most reputable companies. These malicious intrusions leave the personal, banking, and credit card information of millions of people vulnerable to the malevolent whims of the hackers. Meanwhile, inside the world of cryptography, the race is on to keep that information as safe and protected as possible as hackers uncover new ways to access it. Readers will be riveted by this race, the outcome of which affects us all.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: What is Encryption?.
2: Types of Hackers and Encryption.
3: How to Encrypt.
4: Types of Decryption.
5: San Bernardino and the Future.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.