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message indicator
[A] sequence of bits transmitted over a communications system for synchronizing crypto-equipment. Some off-line cryptosystems, such as the [. . .] one-time pad systems, employ message indicators to establish decryption starting points. [INFOSEC-99]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 
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