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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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The standard gray color Lena (256 x 256) has been supplied to the stream cipher system in Figure 19.
Table 6 shows synthesis results of the 45-bit stream cipher system in addition to standalone encryption system that displays the encrypted and decrypted image on a screen through an HDMI connector.
The proposed stream cipher system, with 8-bit up to 27-bit bus size, was acceptable in the text encryption application due to the small amount of input data.
UK-based enterprise systems provider Cedar Group Plc has acquired Cipher Systems Ltd, a Canadian software and services delivery and implementation company in a deal worth up to USD12m.
Criminals have a long history of using cipher systems. During the Prohibition Era, rum runners in ships off the East and West Coasts of the United States used a variety of cipher systems, including advanced cipher machines, to communicate with their confederates on shore.
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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Works from Cipher Systems (cipher-sys.com), a software tool that works with Microsoft Exchange/Outlook or Lotus Notes.