The trouble is, crypto programs are still too hard for normal people to use.
It used to be that crypto people tried to keep all of this a secret.
"Well, there's tons of crypto code for free online, of course," Jolu said.
There's only one kind of crypto that anyone uses: crypto that's public, open and can be deployed by anyone.
There are four parts to any crypto message: the original message, called the "cleartext."
So I knew that crypto would keep me safe from eavesdroppers, but I wasn't ready to deal with histograms.
You can't tell who's passing Xnet packets by looking at the contents of those packets, thanks to crypto.
Bernstein had written a crypto tutorial that contained computer code that could be used to make a cipher stronger than DES-56.
before vowels crypt-, word-forming element meaning "secret" or "hidden," used in forming English words since at least 1760, from Latinized form of Greek kryptos "hidden, concealed, secret" (see crypt; the Greek comb. form was krypho-). Crypto-fascist is attested from 1937; crypto-communist from 1946.
crypto- or crypt-
Hidden; secret: cryptogenic.