Spring 2023

Criptología digital (Digital Cryptology)

From the Series Criptología (Cryptology) (Alternator Books ® en español)

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Las computadoras y el Internet cambiaron para siempre la forma en que comunicamos mensajes y otro tipo de información. También crearon nuevos desafíos para poder mantener esas comunicaciones privadas. Ahí es donde entra la criptología digital, el estudio de la comunicación digital secreta. Aprende sobre cómo trabajan los criptólogos profesionales para burlar a los piratas informáticos y ciberterroristas que intentan acceder a información privada. ¡Luego prueba tus habilidades con una actividad práctica de criptología digital!

Computers and the internet forever changed how we communicate messages and other information. They also created new challenges for how we keep that communication private. That is where digital cryptology, the study of secret digital communication, comes in. Learn how professional cryptologists work to outsmart hackers and cyberterrorists trying to access private information. Then try it yourself with a hands-on digital cryptology activity!

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Social Studies
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, Spanish-Language, STEM, STEM: Technology
Copyright 2023
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Alternator Books ® en español
Imprint ediciones Lerner
Language Spanish
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2023-01-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF012040, JNF035000, JNF068000
Dewey 005.8/24
Dimensions 7 x 9
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Reviewed, Table of contents, and Websites

Author: Rachael L. Thomas

Rachael L. Thomas is an educational writer and digital media strategist. When she isn't working on new ideas to expand children's library shelves, you'll find her at Buffalo Wild Wings.

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