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Encryption

Encryption is the process of translating data into a...

Asymmetric Encryption

Asymmetric encryption, or public-key encryption, is a type of...

Cryptography

The art of protecting information by transforming it (encrypting...

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SHA-256

SHA-256 is an algorithm used for hash functions...

Conti Ransomware

Conti ransomware first emerged in 2020. It uses...

Crypt888 Ransomware

Crypt888, also known as Mircop, is ransomware that...

Proof of Work

Decentralization is one of the core principles of...

Consensus

Blockchain networks are essentially distributed databases of digital...

LastPass

LastPass is a cloud-based password manager that stores...

End-to-End Encryption

End-to-end encryption (E2EE) involves encrypting data and information...

Message Authentication Code (MAC)

A message authentication code (abbreviated MAC), used in...

Altcoin

Altcoin refers to any brand of cryptocurrency that...

TLS False Start

A TLS false start is a feature of...

Private Key

A private key, also known as a secret...

Cryptosystem

A cryptosystem is a suite of cryptographic algorithms...