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Who is Bruce Schneier?
is an American cryptographer, computer security specialist, and writer. He is the author of several books on computer security and cryptography, and is the founder and chief technology officer of BT Counterpane
When receive master's degree in computer science?
When Schneier revealed on his blog?
December 2004
What is Block ciphers?
is a symmetric key cipher operating on fixed-length groups of bits, called blocks, with an unvarying transformation.
What is Web Blog?
is a type of website, usually maintained by an individual with regular entries of commentary, descriptions of events, or other material such as graphics or video
What is Biometrics?
comprises methods for uniquely recognizing humans based upon one or more intrinsic physical or behavioral traits. In computer science, in particular, biometrics is used as a form of identity access management and access control
Example of the book author by Bruce Schneier.
computer security and cryptography
What is Airline security?
refers to the procedures and infrastructure designed to avoid security problems aboard aircraft. A related area is airport security. Security for air travel is primarily based in airports. Exceptions include security measures aboard aircraft of the Israeli El Al airline which include undercover armed security guards, as well as secure cargo holds, and United States airlines that use sky marshals on some flights
What is Wired (magazine)?
is a full-color monthly American magazine and on-line periodical, published since March 1993, that reports on how technology affects culture, the economy, and politics
What is Crypto-Gram?
is a type of puzzle which consists of a short piece of encrypted text. Generally the cipher used to encrypt the text is simple enough that cryptogram can be solved by hand