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Download Hacking Exposed Wireless: Wireless Security Secrets & by Joshua Wright, Johnny Cache PDF

By Joshua Wright, Johnny Cache

The most recent instant protection solutions

Protect your instant structures from crippling assaults utilizing the distinctive protection details during this complete quantity. completely up-to-date to hide modern tested and rising instant applied sciences, Hacking uncovered Wireless, moment variation unearths how attackers use on hand and customized instruments to focus on, infiltrate, and hijack susceptible platforms. This ebook discusses the newest advancements in wireless, Bluetooth, ZigBee, and DECT hacking, and explains tips on how to practice penetration exams, make stronger WPA safety schemes, mitigate packet injection threat, and lock down Bluetooth and RF units. state of the art suggestions for exploiting wireless consumers, WPA2, cordless telephones, Bluetooth pairing, and ZigBee encryption also are coated during this totally revised consultant.

  • Build and configure your wireless assault arsenal with the simplest and software program instruments
  • Explore universal weaknesses in WPA2 networks during the eyes of an attacker
  • Leverage post-compromise distant shopper assaults on home windows 7 and Mac OS X
  • Master assault instruments to use instant structures, together with Aircrack-ng, coWPAtty, Pyrit, IPPON, FreeRADIUS-WPE, and the all new KillerBee
  • Evaluate your risk to software program replace impersonation assaults on public networks
  • Assess your hazard to eavesdropping assaults on wireless, Bluetooth, ZigBee, and DECT networks utilizing advertisement and customized instruments
  • Develop complicated abilities leveraging software program outlined Radio and different versatile frameworks
  • Apply finished defenses to guard your instant units and infrastructure

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Download Secure Multi-Party Non-Repudiation Protocols and by José A. Onieva, Jianying Zhou PDF

By José A. Onieva, Jianying Zhou

Research orientated non-repudiation protocols were lively because the starting of this millennium. it's time to take a breakthrough and notice that during many functions there are greater than entities. Secure Multi-Party Non-Repudiation Protocols and Applications helps this statement.

This quantity offers cutting-edge in non-repudiation protocols and provides perception of its applicability to e-commerce applications.This expert publication organizes the prevailing scant literature relating to non-repudiation protocols with a number of entities participation. It presents the reader with enough grounds to appreciate the non-repudiation estate and its applicability to genuine applications.

Secure Multi-Party Non-Repudiation Protocols and Applications is key for pro audiences with in-depth wisdom of data safety and a uncomplicated wisdom of utilized cryptography.This publication can be compatible as an advanced-level textual content or reference booklet for college students in computing device science.

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Download Introduction to Coding Theory by J. H. van Lint (auth.) PDF

By J. H. van Lint (auth.)

It is fulfilling that this textbook remains to be sufficiently well known to warrant a 3rd version. i've got used the chance to enhance and amplify the e-book. while the second one variation was once ready, merely pages on algebraic geometry codes have been further. those have now been got rid of and changed through a comparatively lengthy bankruptcy in this topic. even though it remains to be in basic terms an creation, the bankruptcy calls for extra mathematical history of the reader than the rest of this booklet. one of many very fascinating fresh advancements issues binary codes outlined by utilizing codes over the alphabet 7l.4• there's lots curiosity during this zone bankruptcy at the necessities was once extra. wisdom of this bankruptcy will enable the reader to check contemporary literature on 7l. -codes. four in addition, a few fabric has been extra that seemed in my Springer Lec­ ture Notes 201, yet used to be no longer incorporated in past versions of this e-book, e. g. Generalized Reed-Solomon Codes and Generalized Reed-Muller Codes. In bankruptcy 2, a bit on "Coding achieve" ( the engineer's justification for utilizing error-correcting codes) used to be further. For the writer, getting ready this 3rd version was once a such a lot welcome go back to arithmetic after seven years of management. For important discussions at the new fabric, I thank C.P.l.M.Baggen, I. M.Duursma, H.D.L.Hollmann, H. C. A. van Tilborg, and R. M. Wilson. a distinct note of due to R. A. Pellikaan for his guidance with bankruptcy 10.

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Download Secure Data Management: 10th VLDB Workshop, SDM 2013, by Willem Jonker, Milan Petković PDF

By Willem Jonker, Milan Petković

This e-book constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the tenth VLDB Workshop on safe information administration held in Trento, Italy, on August 30, 2013. The 15 revised complete papers and one keynote paper awarded have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from quite a few submissions. The papers are equipped in technical papers and 10 imaginative and prescient papers which handle key demanding situations in safe information administration and point out fascinating learn questions.

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Download Digital Signature Schemes: General Framework and Fail-Stop by Birgit Pfitzmann PDF

By Birgit Pfitzmann

This e-book, in keeping with the author's Ph.D. thesis, was once chosen through the 1995 GI Doctoral Dissertation festival because the successful thesis within the foundations-of-informatics track.
Securing integrity for electronic communications within the age of worldwide digital info trade and digital trade is essential to democratic societies and a relevant technical problem for cryptologists. As center contribution to advancing the cutting-edge, the writer develops the hot classification of electronic fail-stop signatures. This monograph is self-contained concerning the ancient historical past and cryptographic primitives used. For the 1st time, a normal and complex framework is brought during which cutting edge fail-stop signatures are systematically provided and evaluated, from theoretical foundations to engineering aspects.

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Download The Code Book: The Evolution of Secrecy from Mary, Queen of by Simon Singh PDF

By Simon Singh

Codes have determined the fates of empires, nations, and monarchies all through recorded background. Mary, Queen of Scots was once positioned to demise through her cousin, Queen Elizabeth, for the excessive crime of treason after spymaster Sir Francis Walsingham cracked the key code she used to speak together with her conspirators. And therefore the process British background was once altered via a number of sheets of cryptic prose. this is often only one hyperlink in humankind's evolutionary chain of mystery communique, and only one of the attention-grabbing incidents stated in The Code Book, written by means of bestselling writer Simon Singh.

Combining an excellent storyteller's feel of drama and a scientist's appreciation for technical perfection, Singh lines the evolution of mystery writing from historic Greek army espionage to the frontiers of machine technology. the result's an epic story of human ingenuity, with examples that variety from the poignant to the unusual to the world-historical.

There is the case of the Beale ciphers, which consists of Wild West escapades, a cowboy who collected an enormous fortune, a buried treasure worthy $20 million, and a mysterious set of encrypted papers describing its whereabouts--papers that experience baffled generations of cryptanalysts and captivated thousands of treasure hunters.

A faster finish to a bloody warfare was once the single present that may be promised to the Allied code breakers of global Wars I and II, whose selfless contributions altered the process heritage; yet few of them lived to obtain any credits for his or her top-secret accomplishments. one of the so much relocating of those tales is that of the realm warfare II British code breaker Alan Turing, who gave up a super profession in arithmetic to commit himself to the Allied reason, simply to finish his years punished through the country for his homosexuality, whereas his heroism was once neglected. No much less heroic have been the Navajo code talkers, who volunteered with out hesitation to chance their lives for the Allied forces within the eastern theater, the place they have been sometimes fallacious for the enemy.

Interspersed with those gripping tales are transparent mathematical, linguistic, and technological demonstrations of codes, in addition to illustrations of the notable personalities--many brave, a few villainous, and all obsessive--who wrote and broke them.

All roads result in the current day, within which the potential of a very unbreakable code looms huge. Singh explores this chance, and the ramifications of our expanding desire for privateness, whilst it starts off to chafe opposed to the said challenge of the robust and deeply secretive nationwide safeguard organization. wonderful, compelling, and remarkably far-reaching, it is a e-book that might eternally adjust your view of historical past, what drives it, and the way inner most that email you simply despatched quite is.

Included within the booklet is a world Cipher Challenge--a $15,000 award can be given by way of the writer to the 1st reader who cracks the code effectively. development towards the answer could be tracked at the Code ebook site.

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Download Public Key Cryptography – PKC 2012: 15th International by Craig Gentry, Shai Halevi, Nigel P. Smart (auth.), Marc PDF

By Craig Gentry, Shai Halevi, Nigel P. Smart (auth.), Marc Fischlin, Johannes Buchmann, Mark Manulis (eds.)

This booklet constitutes the refereed court cases of the fifteenth foreign convention on perform and concept in Public Key Cryptography, PKC 2012, held in Darmstadt, Germany, in may well 2012. The forty-one papers offered have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from 188 submissions. The ebook additionally includes one invited speak. The papers are prepared within the following topical sections: homomorphic encryption and LWE, signature schemes, code-based and multivariate crypto, public key encryption: detailed houses, identity-based encryption, public-key encryption: buildings, safe two-party and multi-party computations, key trade and safe periods, public-key encryption: relationships, DL, DDH, and extra quantity conception, and past usual signature schemes.

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Download QC-LDPC Code-Based Cryptography by Marco Baldi PDF

By Marco Baldi

This e-book describes the basics of cryptographic primitives in keeping with quasi-cyclic low-density parity-check (QC-LDPC) codes, with a distinct specialise in using those codes in public-key cryptosystems derived from the McEliece and Niederreiter schemes. within the first a part of the e-book, the most features of QC-LDPC codes are reviewed, and several other concepts for his or her layout are awarded, whereas instruments for assessing the mistake correction functionality of those codes also are defined. a few households of QC-LDPC codes which are most fitted to be used in cryptography also are offered. the second one a part of the e-book specializes in the McEliece and Niederreiter cryptosystems, either of their unique kinds and in a few next versions. The applicability of QC-LDPC codes in those frameworks is investigated through theoretical analyses and numerical instruments, with a view to determine their merits and downsides by way of approach potency and defense. a number of examples of QC-LDPC code-based public key cryptosystems are offered, and their merits over classical strategies are highlighted. the potential of additionally utilizing QC-LDPC codes in symmetric encryption schemes and electronic signature algorithms can also be in brief examined.

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Download Secret History The Story of Cryptology by Craig P. Bauer PDF

By Craig P. Bauer

Such a lot on hand cryptology books basically specialise in both arithmetic or background. Breaking this mildew, mystery historical past: the tale of Cryptology supplies a radical but available remedy of either the maths and heritage of cryptology. Requiring minimum mathematical necessities, the e-book provides the math in enough aspect and weaves the historical past through the chapters. as well as the interesting old and political aspects of cryptology, the author—a former Scholar-in-Residence on the U.S. nationwide protection corporation (NSA) middle for Cryptologic History—includes attention-grabbing cases of codes and ciphers in crime, literature, tune, and paintings. Following a almost always chronological improvement of thoughts, the booklet specializes in classical cryptology within the first half. It covers Greek and Viking cryptography, the Vigenère cipher, the one-time pad, transposition ciphers, Jefferson’s cipher wheel, the Playfair cipher, ADFGX, matrix encryption, international struggle II cipher platforms (including a close exam of Enigma), and plenty of different classical equipment brought sooner than global struggle II. the second one a part of the ebook examines smooth cryptology. the writer seems to be on the paintings of Claude Shannon and the starting place and present prestige of the NSA, together with a few of its Suite B algorithms akin to elliptic curve cryptography and the complex Encryption ordinary. He additionally information the talk that surrounded the information Encryption ordinary and the early years of public key cryptography. The publication not just presents the how-to of the Diffie-Hellman key alternate and RSA set of rules, but in addition covers many assaults at the latter. also, it discusses Elgamal, electronic signatures, PGP, and movement ciphers and explores destiny instructions corresponding to quantum cryptography and DNA computing. With quite a few real-world examples and broad references, this publication skillfully balances the ancient elements of cryptology with its mathematical information. It offers readers with a legitimate beginning during this dynamic box.

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