Prime numbers are some of the most unique numbers which have been known to be very useful especially for information security. They are used to encrypt information and the sequences that are formed from the concepts of prime numbers build up encryption patterns that are really powerful and absolutely difficult for hackers and other attackers to break.
Encryption is the mechanism through which information that is in transit over the internet is secured from third parties that might happen to intercept the message before it gets to the recipient. Even if the information gets intercepted, the encryption will ensure that the hackers that have the information do not get to break the encryption and are unable to find out what information is hidden within the encrypted message.
Encrypted messages are formed by algorithms that work from the concepts of prime numbers and are used in modern applications from the web to mobile devices to ensure that there is always end to end encryption before any message can be sent between the two parties. The users of modern information systems are also known to make use of prime numbers to encrypt the messages and information that is being transferred between the users of the systems and the web applications themselves.
This process is one of the reasons these systems are incredibly difficult to break and no matter how much computing power the hacker happens to have, they will not be able to break the sequences that form the message which means that all the parties that are involved in setting up the communication and moving the information are safe and secure from all kinds of breakages, information interception and other known means of breaking the integrity of information while it is still in movement.
The advantage of encryption is the fact that no-one can be able to decode the message or information that has been sent unless they have a piece of the information that is crucial to decryption. This is a key that makes it possible to find out what the original message was like and this breaks down the massive primes into simpler numbers and codes that are used to present the final message.
Fortunately, most of the encryption and decryption happens at the software level and interactions are not any different from unencrypted communications as the information is the same but the presentation and movement is what is different.
The reason for modern information systems being so secure is that the encryption that takes place on the information happens entirely at the software end and the proper design of this software makes it possible to secure all the information that is being passed between the participants of the communication.
There is no reason not to encrypt information that is being sent over an insecure connection as the additional time and effort spent to encrypt the information makes it possible to prevent leakages and other forms of information loss that happen whenever information is not properly encoded while being passed over a connection.