CISO Tradecraft

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January 8, 2021  

CISO Tradecraft: Cryptography

January 8, 2021

Most organizations generate revenue by hosting online transactions.  Cryptography is a key enabler to securing online transactions in untrusted spaces.  Therefore it's important for CISOs to understand how it works.  This episode discusses the fundamentals of cryptography:

  • What are the requirements for cryptography?
  • How long has cryptography been around?
  • Are there differences between legacy and modern cryptography?
  • Differences between symmetric and asymmetric encryption
  • Common use of encryption at rest
  • Encryption in transit