# Zero-knowledge proofs

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In cryptography, a **zero-knowledge proof** or **zero-knowledge protocol** is a method by which one party (the *prover*) can prove to another party (the *verifier*) that a given statement is true, without conveying any information apart from the fact that the statement is indeed true.