https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/tivoli/tutorials/s-crypto/s-crypto.html

**cryptology is made up of cryptography and cryptanalysis.** The first, cryptography, is the actual securing, control, and identification of digital data. The second, cryptanalysis, is made up of all the attempts one might develop to undermine, circumvent, and/or break what the first part, cryptography, is attempting to accomplish.

http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/definition/cryptology

Cryptology is the **mathematics**, such as number theory, and the application of formulas and algorithms, that **underpin cryptography and cryptanalysis.**

http://people.math.umass.edu/~gunnells/talks/crypt.pdf

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