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Much of modern cryptography is based on hiding data in a way that it would take modern computers too long to crack.

From Axios

Transitioning to new cryptography is a notoriously tricky and lengthy task, and one it’s easy to ignore until it’s too late.

Each transaction generates a block, and these blocks are linked to each other through cryptography.

Except now, all movements of money are tracked electronically on a computerized ledger, and your digital banknotes are secured through cryptography.

Shermak said what her firm does is “true cryptography” that goes above and beyond other more widely-used approaches to obscuring personally-identifiable data such as salting and hashing.

From Digiday

He began studying cryptography, code-breaking and puzzle-solving books.

Cryptography is the art of coding and decoding information between parties.

They are much more difficult to decipher than was the cryptography left by the pirate Kidd.

He held up a heavy volume called Cryptography for the Student.

In cryptography it's a number, or letter, thrown in for the sake of appearance, or to confuse.

He is the author of a work on cryptography, I believe, though I am ashamed to say I haven't yet read it.

I am not altogether ignorant of cryptography; it was Trevisa's favorite pursuit when we were at college.


On this page you'll find 4 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to cryptography, such as: cryptanalysis, and morse alphabet.

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