• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Explore encryption algorithms, their history and characteristics, and the security impacts they have on networks. Examine the recommended minimum security algorithms based on use and how to appropriately choose an algorithm to use.

Learning Objectives

SECFND: Cryptographic Encryption Algorithms

  • describe how encryption algorithms protect data and internally how they do that; and, how to select algorithms based on security levels
  • recognize the common encryption algorithms and algorithms used for securing communication

Framework Connections

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