A Brief History of Ciphers – This Infographic from CipherCloud starts 1900 BC & covers a brief outline of the history behind Ciphers until 2010.
It features milestones in information security such as The NSA being formed in the early 1950´s and the invention of asymmetric crypto in 1977.
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