What Is Symmetric Encryption?

 

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Symmetric encryption uses the same key for both encryption and decryption.

Symmetric Algorithm in the .NET Framework

SymmetricAlgorithm

What Is Asymmetric Encryption?

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Asymmetric cryptography uses separate keys for encryption and decryption

Encrypted Text with public key can be decrypted only with the private key

Asymmetric Algorithm in the .NET Framework

AsymmetricAlgorithm,

Hash Algorithm

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Has Algorithm in the .NET Framework

HashAlgorithm 

What is Digital Signature?

 

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Hash + Asymmetric Encryption = Digital Signature