Course info
Aug 3, 2018
2h 23m

Cryptography is all about logic and process - understanding the terminology, the process flow, and the strengths and weaknesses of the various cryptographic algorithms. Through this course, Cryptography Application, you will learn how cryptography works, how to attack it and how it is used in everyday life. First, you will explore the fascinating world of cryptography and become familiar with each type of algorithm. Next, you will learn how cryptography works in many of the tools we use today. Finally, you will learn how to attack and compromise a crypto system. When you're finished with this course, you will have a comfortable understanding of cryptography and its application.

About the author
About the author

Kevin Henry is a passionate mentor and educator in the fields of information security and audit. Mixing experience with knowledge, Kevin delivers effective training programs for companies and individuals worldwide. A frequent speaker at prestigious conferences, Kevin is known for a clear understandable manner of imparting practical information and explaining difficult topics.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone. My name is Kevin Henry, an information security consultant and educator, and holder of several certifications in information security management, for example, the CISSP, CISM, and CCSO. I look forward to sharing my knowledge and experience with you in this exciting world of cryptography. In this course, we'll help you gain an understanding of how cryptography works, and how we use cryptography in our every-day lives. Cryptography is an important part of information security management, in both the storage and transmission of sensitive data. This course will address the topics of cryptographic algorithms, public key infrastructure, and cryptanalysis in cryptographic attacks. By the end of this course, you'll be comfortable with your level of knowledge in the interesting and challenging world of cryptography. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn about cryptography, and how this course can help you in your role and your career, through this course at Pluralsight.