Q. With reference to ‘end-to-end encryption’ consider the following statements:
1.It is a process which enables location on electronic devices to secure it from unidentified users.
2.The process of end-to-end encryption uses an algorithm that transforms standard text into an unreadable format.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Statement 1 is incorrect. End-to-end encryption is a communication process that encrypts data being shared between two devices. It prevents third parties like cloud service providers, internet service providers (ISPs) and cybercriminals from accessing data while it is being transferred.
Statement 2 is correct. The process of end-to-end encryption uses an algorithm that transforms standard text into an unreadable format.