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encryption algorithm
In cryptography, a set of mathematically expressed processes for rendering information into apparently meaningless form by developing a series of transformations to the normal representation of the information through the use of variable elements controlled by the use of a key. [After X9.65] 2. [A] set of mathematically expressed rules for rendering data unintelligible by executing a series of conversions controlled by a key. [INFOSEC-99]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 
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