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Understanding Quantum Cryptography
  • Ahmed Banafa, San Jose State University
Quantum cryptography uses physics to develop a cryptosystem completely secure against being compromised without knowledge of the sender or the receiver of the messages. The word quantum itself refers to the most fundamental behavior of the smallest particles of matter and energy.
Quantum cryptography is different from traditional cryptographic systems in that it relies more on physics, rather than mathematics, as a key aspect of its security model. 
Publication Date
June 7, 2014
Citation Information
Ahmed Banafa. "Understanding Quantum Cryptography" (2014)
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