Time : 10.00AM-12.00PM
Title of the Event: Seminar on Encryption
Target Audience: M.COM
Venue: Chanakya Seminar Hall
Faculty Coordinator: Ms. Saranya R S
Student coordinator:Reshma Bai
Introduction: The seminar on encryption, security threats, keys, and digital signatures, held at New Horizon College, provided a comprehensive exploration of crucial aspects of digital security. With distinguished speaker and engaging presentations, the event aimed to equip participants with essential knowledge and practical insights to safeguard sensitive information in the digital realm.
Fundamentals of Encryption and Cryptography
Provided a comprehensive overview of encryption and cryptography. Attendees gained a solid understanding of encryption algorithms, key management, and cryptographic protocols essential for securing data.
Security Threats in the Digital Age
Delved into the evolving landscape of security threats. Participants were educated on various types of cyber threats, including malware, phishing, and social engineering, and learned strategies to mitigate these risks.
Keys and Key Management
The critical role of keys in encryption. The session covered key generation, distribution, and management, emphasizing best practices to ensure the integrity and confidentiality of sensitive information.
Digital Signatures: Authentication and Integrity
explored the concept of digital signatures as a means of authenticating and ensuring data integrity. Attendees gained insights into the mathematical processes underlying digital signatures and their applications in secure communications.
Feedback and Insights:
Feedback from participants was overwhelmingly positive. Attendees expressed appreciation for the practical relevance of the presentations and the expertise of the speakers. Key takeaways included:
A solid foundation in encryption, cryptography, and digital security concepts.
Increased awareness of evolving security threats and methods to combat them.
Practical skills in implementing encryption and digital signature solutions.
The seminar on encryption, security threats, keys, and digital signatures was a resounding success, empowering attendees with valuable knowledge and skills in digital security. The event reinforced the critical importance of robust encryption practices in safeguarding sensitive information and highlighted the need for ongoing education in the rapidly evolving field of cybersecurity.