John Wiley & Sons NY 1994; 618 pages, Index, references, some illustrations.
Condition: Very Good overall, glossy dark blue illustrated cardstock covers, thick softcover. Scuffs and some wear to covers. Binding is sound and secure, pages are clean and unmarked.
Categories: 1980's computers and computing, Computer Science, Computers and Society, Cryptanalysis, Cryptology, Computer Security, Databooks, Handbooks, Manuals, Human-Computer Interaction, Mathematics, Programming and Programming Languages, C, C++, Word Processing, Data Processing
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Item DescriptionISBN 0471597562
'data security expert Bruce Schneier details how programmers can use cryptography, the technique of enciphering and deciphering messages, to maintain the privacy of computer data... how security can be built into the computer software and systems. Along with more than 100 pages of actual C source code of working cryptographic algorithms. Explains data encryption protocols and techniques in use; from secure correspondence to anonymous messaging; numerous source code fragments and how to incorporate them into larger programs; related issues like patents, export law and legal rulings, much more.