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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The science of deciphering codes and ciphers.

Usage examples (35)
  • If so, then cryptanalysis is deep within the orthodox paradigm.
  • As he explained it to me, checkbook cryptanalysis is where you pay someone in the target organization to give you the keys.
  • The goal of '' 'cryptanalysis' '' is to find some weakness or insecurity in a cryptographic scheme, thus permitting its subversion.
  • Yardley, the founder of American government cryptanalysis. for more
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