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Encryption and Cryptography

How secure is the information we communicate with others? If talking in person, one can take certain precautions when it comes to privacy. Then why is it that people ignore the validity and privacy of communication on the Internet? These links can help you educate yourself on the need and tools available to protect privacy in the digital age. It is possible to stem this invasion of privacy.

RSA Laboratories' FAQ about today's Cryptography
A good place to start if you want to learn how to use encryption to protect your privacy. - Encryption and Privacy Tips
Learn about the various encryption ciphers and how to increase privacy online and offline.

Ziff Davis - Security and Encryption Downloads
A website where you can download many encryption related software utilities.

Electronic Frontier Foundation
A special interest group working to make sure that technology does not over-ride our fundamental rights to privacy.

Cryptology in the 16th and 17th Centuries
A look back at some of the early forms of cryptology/encryption.

Encryption Auctions