Public key cryptography, or asymmetric cryptography, is a cryptographic system that uses pairs of keys: public keys, which may be disseminated widely, and private keys, which are known only to the owner. This is in contrast to symmetric cryptography, where the same key is used to encrypt and decrypt a message.
Introduction to Public Key Cryptography
Public key cryptography is a method of encrypting data that uses two keys, a public key, and a private key. The public key can be shared… Continue