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Encryption

The coding of sensitive information for transfer online or otherwise electronically. One may encrypt data to prevent anyone other than the intended recipient from accessing it. For example, if one buys a product online and enters credit card information into an electronic form, that information is usually encrypted so hackers and potential identity thieves cannot use it for illicit purposes.

encryption

The manipulation of data to prevent accurate interpretation by all but those for whom the data is intended. Financial institutions use encryption to increase the security of data transmitted via the Internet.
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Criminals typically use homemade, simple substitution cipher systems which use a single cipher text character to replace a plain text character.
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Maureen's appointment as vice president of marketing for Cedar, Cipher Systems, and The Hunter Group is an important strategic move for us," said Tom Rump, CEO of Cedar.
The acquisition of Cipher Systems strategically positions Cedar Group to continue its strong penetration of the North American marketplace and to take advantage of the increased demand we're experiencing in the north and northwest," said Tom Rump, CEO of Cedar Group US.
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Cipher Systems LLC, a recognized leader in competitive intelligence (CI) tools and methodologies, today announced that they are now available to design, staff and operate all or part of an organization's entire CI function.