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Mathematics in Cryptography

If we spare a glance all around us, we will find that information is everywhere. It is in the papers we read, the music we listen to, the news we hear, the billboards we pass by on our way home. 851 more words


Tamper resistant full-disk encryption

There are various problems with many of the common methods of applying full disk encryption (FDE) that isn’t always obvious right away. The common FDE programs also typically have a number of limitations or drawbacks that make them less than ideal. 1,146 more words

Software/protocol Ideas

Review - The Supernatural Enhancements

 Title: The Supernatural Enhancements

 Author: Edgar Cantero

 Date of Publication/Age Group/Genre: 2014 – Adult Fiction – Paranormal

 Rating: 5/5

The Story: When A. gets word that his second cousin twice removed has committed suicide and bequeathed all his possessions to A., he inherits much more than the mysterious three-story mansion in Virginia. 299 more words


Newly minted MacArthur 'genius' could make cloud computing more secure

Craig Gentry didn’t grow up wishing to break complex encryption schemes and make new models of securing data for a living, but that’s what happened. And now he’s landed a $625,000 stipend as… 664 more words


Home Depot breach totals: 56 million credit cards exposed, $62 million in losses

Lots of people who speculated about the source of the credit card data breach at the Home Depot turned out to be wrong.

But those who suggested that Home Depot’s breach… 731 more words


Bitcoin... what it is ?


Bitcoin – a decentralized, crypto-currency as opposed to the traditional ‘money in bank’ concept.


What is Bitcoin ?

To the uninitiated, Bitcoin is a crypto-currency that promises complete decentralization as opposed to the existing ‘fiat’ currencies controlled by governments and their banks. 801 more words