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Introduction to Cryptanalysis - Part 2/2

The following figure summarise the cryptanalysis briefly and its types.

  • Classical Attacks:
    • Mathematical Analysis.
    • Frequency Analysis.
    • Brute-Force Attack.
  • Implementation Attack: Try to extract key through side channels.
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Cybersecurity

Introduction to Cryptanalysis - Part 1/2

Cryptanalysis is the study of ciphers or ciphertexts to find weaknesses in them, which will let/permit the attacker to retrieve the plaintext from the ciphertext (without necessarily knowing the key). 445 more words

Cybersecurity

Key Exchange: From Carrying Handcuffed Briefcases To Modern Cryptosystems

You should be familiar to handcuffed briefcases in spy movies. Most probably, shared secret key is in the briefcase and the agent transfers the secret key between parties in old fashioned way. 1,282 more words

Java

Security Hashing and Password Protection

Protecting yourself with passwords is important. Passwords ensure the security and the confidentiality of data. If you’re a web developer, you’ve probably had to make a user account system. 1,260 more words

Brute Force Attack