Cryptocurrency & Cryptography

Blockchain    |    Beginner
  • 8 videos | 20m 57s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
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Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency - a digital currency system that's protected through the use of cryptography and driven by a database technology known as Blockchain. Discover cryptocurrency and the underlying technology behind cryptography.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Explain the various aspects of cryptocurrency
    Describe the basic elements of cryptography
    Explain the application and uses of cryptography throughout history
    Describe how encryption works
  • Describe hash functions
    Explain the differences between symmetric and asymmetric cryptography
    Describe digital signatures and their uses
    Describe digital certificates and their uses

IN THIS COURSE

  • 2m 38s
    After completing this video, you will be able to explain the various aspects of cryptocurrency. FREE ACCESS
  • 3m 1s
    Upon completion of this video, you will be able to describe the basic elements of cryptography. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  A Brief History of Cryptography
    4m 5s
    After completing this video, you will be able to explain the application and uses of cryptography throughout history. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  How Encryption Works
    2m 53s
    After completing this video, you will be able to describe how encryption works. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Hash Functions
    3m 44s
    After completing this video, you will be able to describe hash functions. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Symmetric and Asymmetric Cryptography
    1m 13s
    After completing this video, you will be able to explain the differences between symmetric and asymmetric cryptography. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Digital Signatures
    1m 15s
    Upon completion of this video, you will be able to describe digital signatures and their uses. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Digital Certificates
    2m 7s
    Upon completion of this video, you will be able to describe digital certificates and their uses. FREE ACCESS

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