Public Key Cryptography

  • Gregory T. Lee
Part of the Springer Undergraduate Mathematics Series book series (SUMS)


In this short chapter, we talk a bit about cryptography. First, we discuss some classical sorts of private key methods, and their limitations in the modern world. We then look at the first public key cryptographic method.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mathematical SciencesLakehead UniversityThunder BayCanada

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