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known-plain-text attack
1.  An analytical attack in which a cryptanalyst possesses a substantial quantity of corresponding plain text and cipher text. [2382-pt.8]   2.  A method of attack on a crypto system where the cryptanalyst has matching copies of plain text, and its encrypted version.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 
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