Introduction to Public-Key Cryptography

  • Christof PaarEmail author
  • Jan Pelzl


Before we learn about the basics of public-key cryptography, let us recall that the term public-key cryptography is used interchangeably with asymmetric cryptography; they both denote exactly the same thing and are used synonymously.


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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electrical Engineering and Information SciencesRuhr-Universität BochumBochumGermany
  2. 2.Zentrum für IT-Sicherheitescrypt GmbH — Embedded SecurityBochumGermany

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