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# cryptography

#### Initialism vs Cryptography - What's the difference?

initialism | cryptography |

## As nouns the difference between initialism and cryptography

is that initialism is a term formed from the initial letter or letters of several words or parts of words, but which is itself pronounced letter by letter while cryptography is the discipline concerned with communication security (eg, confidentiality of messages, integrity of messages, sender authentication, non-repudiation of messages, and many other related issues), regardless of the used medium such as pencil and paper or computers.

#### Cryptography vs Algorithm - What's the difference?

cryptography | algorithm |

## As nouns the difference between cryptography and algorithm

is that cryptography is the discipline concerned with communication security (eg, confidentiality of messages, integrity of messages, sender authentication, non-repudiation of messages, and many other related issues), regardless of the used medium such as pencil and paper or computers while algorithm is a precise step-by-step plan for a computational procedure that possibly begins with an input value and yields an output value in a finite number of steps.

#### Cryptography vs Cryptocurrency - What's the difference?

cryptography | cryptocurrency |

## As nouns the difference between cryptography and cryptocurrency

is that cryptography is the discipline concerned with communication security (eg, confidentiality of messages, integrity of messages, sender authentication, non-repudiation of messages, and many other related issues), regardless of the used medium such as pencil and paper or computers while cryptocurrency is a virtual currency based on a cryptographic system.

#### Cryptography vs Cryptoanalysis - What's the difference?

cryptography | cryptoanalysis |

## As nouns the difference between cryptography and cryptoanalysis

is that cryptography is the discipline concerned with communication security (eg, confidentiality of messages, integrity of messages, sender authentication, non-repudiation of messages, and many other related issues), regardless of the used medium such as pencil and paper or computers while cryptoanalysis is alternative form of cryptanalysis.

#### Cryptography vs Cryptogram - What's the difference?

cryptography | cryptogram |

## As nouns the difference between cryptography and cryptogram

is that cryptography is the discipline concerned with communication security (eg, confidentiality of messages, integrity of messages, sender authentication, non-repudiation of messages, and many other related issues), regardless of the used medium such as pencil and paper or computers while cryptogram is a type of word puzzle in which text encoded by a simple cipher is to be decoded.

#### Secrecy vs Cryptography - What's the difference?

secrecy | cryptography |

## As nouns the difference between secrecy and cryptography

is that secrecy is concealment; the condition of being secret or hidden while cryptography is the discipline concerned with communication security (eg, confidentiality of messages, integrity of messages, sender authentication, non-repudiation of messages, and many other related issues), regardless of the used medium such as pencil and paper or computers.

#### Wikidiffcom vs Cryptography - What's the difference?

wikidiffcom | cryptography |

## As a noun cryptography is

the discipline concerned with communication security (eg, confidentiality of messages, integrity of messages, sender authentication, non-repudiation of messages, and many other related issues), regardless of the used medium such as pencil and paper or computers.

#### Cryptography vs Encryption - What's the difference?

cryptography | encryption |

## As nouns the difference between cryptography and encryption

is that cryptography is the discipline concerned with communication security (eg, confidentiality of messages, integrity of messages, sender authentication, non-repudiation of messages, and many other related issues), regardless of the used medium such as pencil and paper or computers while encryption is the process of obscuring information to make it unreadable without special knowledge, key files, and/or passwords. May also apply to electronic signal, hard drive, message, document...

#### Cipherology vs Cryptography - What's the difference?

cipherology | cryptography |

## Cipherology is likely misspelled.

Cipherology has no English definition.

## As a noun cryptography is

the discipline concerned with communication security (eg, confidentiality of messages, integrity of messages, sender authentication, non-repudiation of messages, and many other related issues), regardless of the used medium such as pencil and paper or computers.

#### Cryptography vs Cryptograph - What's the difference?

cryptography | cryptograph |

## As nouns the difference between cryptography and cryptograph

is that cryptography is the discipline concerned with communication security (eg, confidentiality of messages, integrity of messages, sender authentication, non-repudiation of messages, and many other related issues), regardless of the used medium such as pencil and paper or computers while cryptograph is a cipher or cryptogram.

## As a verb cryptograph is

to write text using a code or cipher.