Mathematician rides curve toward new type of security

Tuesday, 11 October 2005, 5:24 AM EST

Scott Vanstone is the co-founder and executive vice president of Certicom Corp., a security company specializing in a special version of publickey cryptography called elliptic curve. A mathematics professor at the University of Waterloo in Toronto, he has been the Canadian voice of public-key advocacy in the cryptography community.

By Loring Wirbel at CommsDesign.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Black hole routing: Not a silver bullet for DDoS protection

As ISPs, hosting providers and online enterprises around the world continue suffering the effects of DDoS attacks, often the discussions that follow are, “What is the best way to defend our networks and our customers against an attack?”


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Mon, Mar 2nd
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //