Introduction to Encryption

by Chad Cook
Sept. 19, 2017 0 comments Symantec Encryption & Authentication

A secure computing environment would not be complete without consideration of encryption technology. The term encryption refers to the practice of obscuring the meaning of a piece of information by encoding it in such a way that it can only be decoded, read and understood by people for whom the information is intended. It is the process of encoding data to prevent unauthorized parties from viewing or modifying it.