Private key sentence example
Kerberos is a network security protocol from MIT that uses private key cryptography to provide strong security between nodes.
Once the message has been encrypted with the public key, only the private key can then decrypt it.
Only a person knowing the private key will be able to produce public key and successfully decrypt traffic.
Once a message is encrypted with the public key it cannot be decrypted with the public key but only by the corresponding private key.
He can insist that the private key be handed over, rather than plain text.Advertisement
The term digital signature is used to refer to signatures made through the use of a private key.