Bailey Whitfield 'Whit' Diffie (born June 5, 1944) is an American cryptographer and one of the pioneers of public-key cryptography.

We in science are spoiled by the success of mathematics. Mathematics is the study of problems so simple that they have good solutions. Use this quote

I understood the importance in principle of public key cryptography but it's all moved much faster than I expected. I did not expect it to be a mainstay of advanced communications technology. Use this quote