Cryptography in C and C++

  • Authors
  • Michael Welschenbach

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxv
  2. Arithmetic and Number Theory in C

  3. Arithmetic in C++ with the Class LINT

  4. Back Matter
    Pages 419-478

About this book


This book covers everything you need to know to write professional-level cryptographic code. This expanded, improved second edition includes about 100 pages of new material as well as numerous improvements to the original text.

The chapter about random number generation has been completely rewritten, and the latest cryptographic techniques are covered in detail. Furthermore, this book covers the recent improvements in primality testing.


C programming language C++ C++ programming language DES Datensicherheit Kryptographie computer programming cryptography data security programmieren semantics

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