encryption Getting started with encryption


This section provides an overview of what encryption is, and why a developer might want to use it.

It should also mention any large subjects within encryption, and link out to the related topics. Since the Documentation for encryption is new, you may need to create initial versions of those related topics.

What is encryption?

In cryptography, encryption is the process of encoding messages or information in such a way that only authorized parties can access it.

Source: Encryption - Wikipedia