# Real Cryptography Has Curves: Making The Case For ECC

Published Jul 05, 2016

Version 1.0 Consider yourself a fascinating person if you've ever heard the term "Elliptic Curve Cryptography" (ECC). Consider yourself a cryptographic crackerjack if you actually know what it does and how it a...

Published Jul 05, 2016

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Jon_Vinken_3344

Sep 25, 2017Nimbostratus

Loved the article.

I had a question about the equation when having (mod p) at the end:

Should the equal sign be a triple bar instead? If so (or if not), why?

Also, would the curve be less secure if it was over real numbers?

Thanks!