Disappearing Cryptography

Disappearing Cryptography : Being and Nothingness on the Net

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This book deals with how information can disappear so that no one knows of its existence. Convential cryptography merely scambles information into an impenetrable block. This book describes how data can be hidden in the background noise of pictures, sound recording or even bad poetry.Disappearing Cryptography is a collection of mathematical tricks and computational sleights of hand that explore the very foundations of information. Features: * Visual stenography * Covers textual cryptoanalysis * Discusses how to set up networks with hidden communications
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Product details

  • Paperback | 306 pages
  • 185.42 x 233.68 x 20.32mm | 635.03g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0127386718
  • 9780127386713

Table of contents

Introduction - what is information?; how is it transmitted?; where can it go?; basic encryption; secret sharing; error-correcting codes; hiding information in the noise; hiding information in text; reversible machines.
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