Category: Algorithms & Cryptography

Algorithms & Cryptography

Essential Mathematics for Quantum Computing 0

Essential Mathematics for Quantum Computing

eBook Details: Paperback: 252 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (April 22, 2022) Language: English ISBN-10: 1801073147 ISBN-13: 978-1801073141 eBook Description: Essential Mathematics for Quantum Computing: Demystify quantum computing by learning the math it is built on Quantum computing is an exciting subject that offers hope to solve the world’s most complex problems at a quicker pace. It is being used quite widely in different spheres of technology, including cybersecurity, finance, and many more, but its concepts, such as superposition, are often misunderstood because engineers may not know the math to understand them. This book will teach the requisite math concepts in an intuitive way and connect them...

Cryptography and Cryptanalysis in Java 0

Cryptography and Cryptanalysis in Java

eBook Details: Paperback: 238 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (April 16, 2022) Language: English ISBN-10: 1484281047 ISBN-13: 978-1484281048 eBook Description: Cryptography and Cryptanalysis in Java: Creating and Programming Advanced Algorithms with Java SE 17 LTS and Jakarta EE 10 Here is your in-depth guide to cryptography and cryptanalysis in Java. This book includes challenging cryptographic solutions that are implemented in Java 17 and Jakarta EE 10. It provides a robust introduction to Java 17’s new features and updates, a roadmap for Jakarta EE 10 security mechanisms, a unique presentation of the “hot points” (advantages and disadvantages) from the Java Cryptography Architecture (JCA), and more. The book dives into the classical...

Machine Learning for Financial Risk Management with Python 0

Machine Learning for Financial Risk Management with Python

eBook Details: Paperback: 334 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (December 28, 2021) Language: English ISBN-10: 1492085251 ISBN-13: 978-1492085256 eBook Description: Machine Learning for Financial Risk Management with Python: Algorithms for Modeling Risk Financial risk management is quickly evolving with the help of artificial intelligence. With this practical book, developers, programmers, engineers, financial analysts, risk analysts, and quantitative and algorithmic analysts will examine Python-based machine learning and deep learning models for assessing financial risk. Building hands-on AI-based financial modeling skills, you’ll learn how to replace traditional financial risk models with ML models. With this Machine Learning for Financial Risk Management with Python book, you will: Review classical time...

Mastering the Lightning Network 0

Mastering the Lightning Network

eBook Details: Paperback: 464 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (December 21, 2021) Language: English ISBN-10: 1492054860 ISBN-13: 978-1492054863 eBook Description: Mastering the Lightning Network: A Second Layer Blockchain Protocol for Instant Bitcoin Payments The Lightning Network (LN) is a rapidly growing second-layer payment protocol that works on top of Bitcoin to provide near-instantaneous transactions between two parties. With this Mastering the Lightning Network practical guide, authors Andreas M. Antonopoulos, Olaoluwa Osuntokun, and Rene Pickhardt explain how this advancement will enable the next level of scale for Bitcoin, increasing speed and privacy while reducing fees. This book examines: How the Lightning Network addresses the challenge of blockchain scaling The...

Essential Cryptography for JavaScript Developers 0

Essential Cryptography for JavaScript Developers

eBook Details: Paperback: 220 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (February 28, 2022) Language: English ISBN-10: 1801075336 ISBN-13: 978-1801075336 eBook Description: Essential Cryptography for JavaScript Developers: Discover how to take advantage of common cryptographic operations to build safer apps that respect users’ privacy with the help of examples in JavaScript for Node.js and browsers If you’re a software developer, this book will give you an introduction to cryptography, helping you understand how to make the most of it for your applications. The Essential Cryptography for JavaScript Developers book contains extensive code samples in JavaScript, both for Node.js and for frontend apps running in a web browser, although the core...

Cryptography Algorithms 0

Cryptography Algorithms

eBook Details: Paperback: 358 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (March 3, 2022) Language: English ISBN-10: 1789617138 ISBN-13: 978-1789617139 eBook Description: Cryptography Algorithms: Build your real-world cryptography knowledge, from understanding the fundamentals to implementing the most popular modern-day algorithms to excel in your cybersecurity career Cryptography Algorithms is designed to help you get up and running with modern cryptography algorithms. You’ll not only explore old and modern security practices but also discover practical examples of implementing them effectively. The book starts with an overview of cryptography, exploring key concepts including popular classical symmetric and asymmetric algorithms, protocol standards, and more. You’ll also cover everything from building crypto codes to breaking...