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How Does Elliptical Curve Cryptography Work?
Mar 6, 2020
There are many modern encryption algorithms, each of which have their own strengths. Elliptical curve cryptography (ECC) is a family of algorithms that are based upon elliptical curves. ECC is a next-generation...
Web Application Firewall vs Bot Mitigation Solutions
Oct 21, 2019
Web applications today face an expansive and diverse makeup of increasingly sophisticated security threats. Web application firewalls and bot mitigation solutions both provide tooling to help prevent malicious...
The History of Blockchain
Oct 18, 2019
The first blockchain application was started by Satoshi Nakamoto on January 3, 2009 with the creation of the first block of the chain. While we do not know the actual identity of Nakamoto, we do know the...
What Is Pen Testing and Why Is It Important?
Oct 2, 2019
Pen Testing, also known as penetration testing, is the method of planning attacks against security infrastructure or computer programs to find security vulnerabilities that need to be patched. Pen testing comes...