Hashing can be used to encrypt and decrypt digital signatures.

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 1 month ago

Hashing can be used to encrypt and decrypt digital signatures.
 
(a) true
 
(b) false
 
The origin of the question is Hash Tables in division Hash Tables of Data Structures & Algorithms I
 
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Editor">Editor Staff answered 1 month ago

Right option is (a) true
 
To explain: Hashing is also used in encryption algorithms. It is used for encryption and decryption of digital signatures.