Fandom

The IT Law Wiki

End-to-end encryption

32,582pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Definitions Edit

End-to-end encryption is

[e]ncryption at the point of origin in a network, followed by decryption at the destination.[1]
[t]he protection of information passed in a telecommunications system by cryptographic means, from point of origin to point of destination.[2]
[c]ommunications encryption in which data is encrypted when being passed through a network, but routing information remains visible.[3]

References Edit

  1. Information Technology Security Handbook, Annex 1, Glossary.
  2. Department of Defense, National Computer Security Center, Glossary of Computer Security Terms (NCSC-TG-004, Ver. 1) (Oct. 21, 1988).
  3. NIST Special Publication 800-12.

See also Edit

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.