Electronic Signature for Data Encryption Standard
Original Publication Date: 1981-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-12
An electronic signature is a set of cryptographic keys that is transmitted with a message from a sender to a receiver to permit the receiver to verify that the content of the message is correct and that the message originated with the sender. A different set of cryptographic keys (or signature) is required for each different message.