The Untold Story of the Man That Made Mainstream Encryption Possible

Meet Whit Diffie, the man who invented public key cryptography and brought encryption to the masses

Whitfield Diffie, winner of the 2015 Turing Prize, speaks during the 7th Internet Security Conference (ISC).
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From CRYPTO by Steven Levy published by Viking, an imprint of Penguin Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House, LLC. Copyright © 2001 by Steven Levy.

Writing for Wired, Used to edit Backchannel here. Just wrote Facebook: The Inside Story.

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