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  1. You've already read this, but use it to answer the HW. https://web.archive.org/web/20170704130139/https://www.usna.edu/CyberDept/sy110/lec/cryptSymmEnc/lec.html
  2. What is symmetric encryption?
  3. Do the HW: https://web.archive.org/web/20170704130139/https://www.usna.edu/CyberDept/sy110//lec/cryptSymmEnc/hw/hw.pdf
  4. Read this: https://web.archive.org/web/20170704130139/https://www.usna.edu/CyberDept/sy110/lec/cryptAsymmEnc/lec.html
  5. What is asymmetric encryption?
  6. Do the HW: https://web.archive.org/web/20170704130139/https://www.usna.edu/CyberDept/sy110/lec/cryptAsymmEnc/hw/hw.pdf

Read this: https://ssd.eff.org/en/module/what-encryption Random note, that link goes to the Electronic Frontier Foundation's website, they are basically the people who maintain internet freedom and digital rights for the rest of us. Good folks.

Now here is a slightly more technical primer on how real world cryptography works.

Read this: https://ssd.eff.org/en/module/introduction-public-key-cryptography-and-pgp

Alright, now that you have an idea of what encryption is, read this https://danielmiessler.com/study/encoding-encryption-hashing-obfuscation/ and explain the differences between the ideas explained.

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Hoppers Roppers 2020            Date: 2020-06-10 23:05:02

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