Cryptology: methods and maxims. 2., verb. Aufl. (Kryptologie: Methoden und Maximen.) (German) Zbl 0817.94010

Springer-Lehrbuch. Berlin: Springer-Verlag. xii, 357 p. (1994).
In the second edition of this book some identified misprints have been corrected, the layout of several pages has been changed for a better understanding and the list of references has been completed. As already stated in the review of the first edition (Springer 1993; Zbl 0780.94007) the book gives an excellent description of the methods of classical cryptography and cryptanalysis.


94A60 Cryptography
94-01 Introductory exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.) pertaining to information and communication theory
68P25 Data encryption (aspects in computer science)


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