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**"RSA Algorithm"**AN asymmetric (public key) algorithm developed by Rivest, Shamir, and Adleman

A cryptographic method of creating and using Public/Private Key pairs.

Short for Rivest-Shamir-Adleman, a public-key algorithm for both encryption and authentication. It was developed by Ronald Rivest, Adi Shamir, and Leonard Adleman and introduced in 1978.