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cryptography

(krip-tog′ră-fē) [ crypt- + -graphy]
The science and techniques of concealing or disguising information through encoding and decoding. In the health professions cryptography is used to ensure the confidentiality of medical records.
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KSIGN's PKI solutions issue digital certificates to authenticate people with digital signatures using public key cryptography algorithms that replace paper signed documents by digital forms.
The patent covers the secure registration and authentication of voters using the digital credentials common to public key cryptography infrastructures such as X.
Public key cryptography is at the heart of WS-Security, XML Digital Signature and XML Encryption.
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