I wanted to learn about cryptography so they recommended me some of the books of Bruce Schneier. I'm now reading Cryptography Engineering and planning to follow with this one ...
Below is a Python code that calculates the periodicity of the middle-square method for a given 4 digit-numbers: ...
What informal indicators exist for estimating the computational infeasibility of cryptographic problems?
When assuming a block cipher primitive is secure, or a number theoretic problem is hard, this assumption is usually based on how far we are from breaking the primitive or solving the problem using ...