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Public Key Encryption: Kid Krypto

Public Key Encryption: Kid Krypto

In this activity, learners conduct a simulation exercise related to public key encryption and try to intercept a message sent between two learners. This activity works with two learners but is most exciting with a large group. Use this activity to introduce learners to cryptography, authentication, internet security/privacy issues and internet commerce. Background information and further reading suggestions are included in the PDF.

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