DES Decryption Algorithm
This section describes DES decryption algorithm - identical to the encryption algorithm step by step in the same order, only with the subkeys applied in the reverse order. 2017-12-11, 115👍, 1💬
What Is SHA1 Message Digest Algorithm?
This section describes what is SHA1 (Secure Hash Algorithm 1) - a message digest algorithm which takes as input a message of arbitrary length and produces as output a 160-bit 'fingerprint'. 2017-12-09, 4073👍, 6💬
PHP Implementation of DES - mcrypt
This chapter provides tutorial examples and notes about PHP implementation of DES. Topics include introduction of mcrypt library; mcrypt encryption functions; DES encryption and decryption test program and test result. 2017-11-23, 1030👍, 3💬
How Secure Is RSA Algorithm?
This section discusses the security of RSA public key encryption algorithm. RSA private key is not 100% secure. But if the private key uses larger value of n = p*q, it will take a very long time to crack the private key. 2017-11-10, 266👍, 2💬
What Is DSA (Digital Signature Algorithm)?
This section describes the DSA (Digital Signature Algorithm) algorithm, which consists of 2 parts: generation of a pair of public key and private key; generation and verification of digital signature. 2017-10-29, 21762👍, 14💬
SHA1 Message Digest Algorithm Overview
This section describes the SHA1 algorithm - a 6-step process of padding of '1000...', appending message length, preparing 80 process functions, preparing 80 constants, preparing 5 word buffers, processing input in 512 blocks. 2017-10-26, 9610👍, 6💬
Using SHA1 Message Digest in Java
This section provides a tutorial example on how to use SHA1 message digest algorithm in Java. The JDK JCE package offers the SHA1 algorithm through a generic message digest class, javax.security.MessageDigest. 2017-10-24, 12116👍, 7💬
DES Algorithm Java Implementation
This chapter provides tutorial examples and notes about DES algorithm implementation in Java language. Topics include an example Java implementation of DES encryption and decryption algorithm; test cases of single block cleartext and ciphertext. 2017-10-15, 5562👍, 15💬
Introduction of DSA (Digital Signature Algorithm)
This chapter provides tutorial notes and example codes on DSA (Digital Signature Algorithm). Topics include introduction of DSA; illustration of DSA key generation, message signing and signature verification; proof of Digital Signature Algorithm. 2017-09-19, 1403👍, 6💬
MD5 Mesasge Digest Algorithm
This chapter provides tutorial notes and example codes on the MD5 message digest algorithm. Topics include MD5 algorithm overview; using MD5 in Java, PHP, and Perl. 2017-09-10, 594👍, 2💬
Using Certificates in Firefox
This chapter provides tutorial notes and example codes on using certificates in Firefox 18. Topics include why Web browsers need certificates; viewing the certificate from an https Web server; exporting a certificate from Firefox 18 to a certificate file; importing a CA certificate into Firefox 18. 2017-08-31, 540👍, 1💬
Cryptography Tutorials - Herong's Tutorial Examples
This cryptography tutorial book is a collection of notes and sample codes written by the author while he was learning cryptography technologies himself. Topics include AES, blowfish, certificate, cipher, decryption, DES, digest, encryption, keytool, MD5, OpenSSL, PEM, PKCS#8, PKCS#12, private key, p... 2017-08-05, 16780👍, 4💬
"OpenSSL" Viewing Certificates in DER and PEM
This section provides a tutorial example on how to use 'OpenSSL' to view certificates in DER and PEM formats generated by the 'keytool -exportcert' command. 2017-05-27, 28680👍, 5💬
Visiting a "https" Web Site with Chrome
This section describes how Google Chrome 24 shows a lock icon when you visit an 'https' Web site to provide you more security related information. 2017-05-10, 277👍, 1💬
What Is DER (Distinguished Encoding Rules) Encoding?
This section describes the DER (Distinguished Encoding Rules) - A binary format of encoding a data value of any data types including nested data structures. 2017-03-30, 5650👍, 3💬
DsaSignatureGenerator.java - Generating DSA Digital Signature
This section provides tutorial example on how to generate a digital signature for a message file with a DSA private key using the SHA1withDSA algorithm. 2017-03-13, 2590👍, 5💬
Viewing Certificate Path
This section provides a tutorial example on how to view certificate path when visiting an 'https' Web site in IE 9. The top certificate in a certificate path is the CA certificate, which is trusted automatically. 2017-01-31, 414👍, 1💬
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