Symmetric key cryptography Book Chapter

Sniatala, P, Iyengar, SS, Ramani, SK. (2021). Symmetric key cryptography . 55-61. 10.1007/978-3-030-77764-7_7

cited authors

  • Sniatala, P; Iyengar, SS; Ramani, SK



  • Symmetric key cryptography (or symmetric encryption) deals with the use of a single key for both the encryption and decryption of messages. It was the most prominent approach to secure information for decades and is still used certain systems with other schemes.

publication date

  • November 30, 2021

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 13

start page

  • 55

end page

  • 61