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scrambler

a plant that produces long weak shoots by which it grows over other plants

scrambler

[′skram·blər]
(electronics)
A circuit that divides speech frequencies into several ranges by means of filters, then inverts and displaces the frequencies in each range so that the resulting reproduced sounds are unintelligible; the process is reversed at the receiving apparatus to restore intelligible speech. Also known as speech inverter; speech scrambler.

scrambler

A device or software program that encrypts data for security purposes. See scramble.
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The presence of other items such as Website links, centered text, and opt-out links are all clues to an e-mail's legitimacy; and if some or all of these occur in a message that contains references to descramblers (itself a spam concept), it's more likely to be spam Clearly, many legitimate e-mails might contain some of these elements, but the presence of multiple spam elements increases the likelihood that a message is junk.
covers sale or ownership of satellite descramblers only if descramblers
Those involved with signal theft often provide consumers with illegal cable decoders or satellite descramblers in order to provide unauthorised access to satellite broadcasts," said the MPAA.
But this approach never really worked, because the kind of people who advertise anti-cellulite cream, get-rich-quick schemes, and cable descramblers don't care if they annoy people; they just want maximum eyeballs.
Glendale brothers Arthur Karanfilian, 18, and Vardkis Karanfilian, 26, were arrested in Monday's raid on suspicion of manufacturing and distribution of illegal cable descramblers.
Advanced security features include DVB, DES, AES, Multi-2 and ICAM descramblers, built-in smartcard interfaces, and SVP, MS-DRM and DTCP-IP content protection.
Authorities say they seized customer lists with thousands of names and addresses of those who bought the black market descramblers.
The iPlex video processing platform is managed by TANDBERG nCompass Control and Monitoring, which also controls the professional receivers and descramblers used for content acquisition, providing a tightly integrated and seamlessly managed head-end solution.
Both ICs support all major conditional-access security schemes, with integrated DVB, DES (Data Encryption Standard), Multi2 and ICAM (Integrated Conditional Access Module) descramblers as well as a built-in smart-card interface, which will help to broaden markets for pay-TV services.
As in ST's current STi7109, comprehensive embedded security in the STi7105 includes DES, AES, and DVB descramblers, as well as support for digital rights management through Windows DRM 10 and Secure Video Processor (SVP) standards.