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  • v. Present participle of decrypt.


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  • Turnbull: The terms and conditions of being able to provide access to the method of decrypting is that there must be mechanisms used in the pathway the content takes to take it to the point of access that avoid copying.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • At the very least, I want a better explanation of the difference between "decrypting" and, say, "guessing."

    Archive 2005-12-01

  • There's no such thing as 'decrypting' an MD5, since MD5 is a one-way hashing function, not an encryption scheme.

    Original Signal - Transmitting Digg

  • For instance, “Bruce Schneier writes his books and essays by gener­ating random alphanu­meric text of an appro­priate length and then decrypting it”. » Blog Archive » Bruce Schneier Talks Airport Security on As it Happens

  • Considering everything that happened in the years following that find and the genetic links between your people and the Shedai, one would think Tholians ideally suited for decrypting that information.

    Star Trek: Typhon Pact Paths of Disharmony

  • Puporting to be a decoded translation of a series of "extra" episodes of The Odyssey (decoded because, according to the translator, who provides an introduction to the book that has now been made of them, they have existed as an encrypted manuscript the means of decrypting which has only recently been discovered), it bears no resemblance to the sort of unified narrative most readers expect to find in a novel.

    Experimental Fiction

  • The new information is the result of five weeks of round-the-clock work by a CIA-led team of data analysts, cyber experts and translators who are 95 percent finished decrypting and translating the years of material and expect to complete the effort by mid-June, two U.S. officials say.

    Osama Bin Laden Documents: U.S. Tracking Possible New Terror Targets, Stepping Up Surveillance

  • The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) has filed federal lawsuits claiming DVD users violate DMCA anticircumvention rules unless they have the physical disc in the drive when decrypting a movie.

    Star Trek On Orbit - NASA Watch

  • In decrypting the code, he uncovers the key to one of the greatest mysteries of all time… and he becomes a hunted man.

    A Conversation with Dan Brown, author of The Da Vinci Code

  • Today's news comes from the New York Times, which reported that the Obama administration wants to require "all services that enable communications -- including encrypted e-mail transmitters like BlackBerry, social networking Web sites like Facebook and software that allows direct 'peer to peer' messaging like Skype" to make their services compatible with government wiretap orders, decrypting their user's encrypted messages if necessary.

    Administration Internet-wiretap proposals forget history


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