cryptography: why, how, and who to thrust (+ keysigning party)

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Potterijstraat 5 · Mechelen

Hoe vind je ons

At the back of the street, trough the green door.

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Wat we doen

Computer security day is around the corner so we decided to give a talk about cryptography.
Things we will cover

*Why do we need cryptography
*Brief overview of cryptography trough the ages
*Cryptography today, how does it work
*Private key encryption, a brief look at the math behind it.
*Why HTTPS should (not) always be thrusted
*hands on PGP / GPG (bring your computer!)
*Key signing party

No prior knowledge required.