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mode of operation

In cryptography, an algorithm used in conjunction with a block cipher that makes up the complete encryption algorithm. For example, DES-ECB uses the Data Encryption Standard (DES) block cipher and the electronic code book (ECB) mode of operation. See electronic code book, counter mode, CBC, cryptography and block cipher.
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Accordingly, in this paper, we are devoted to present a secure block cipher mode of operation that protects against these types of attacks.
Intelligent Computer Solutions (ICS), the innovators of the high speed, hard drive duplication Image MASSter[TM] and Rapid Image[TM] product lines, announces important improvements to the proprietary Intelligent Copy Mode of Operation (IQCopy and Linux IQCopy).
The control architecture provides the V-F control to the stand-alone mode and islanding mode of operation and P-Q control to the grid connected mode in the power system [1]-[3].
The Ministry would like to enter into a contract for the project Effects of making tariff agreements public on the labour market~s mode of operation and for wage formation .
Sheriff's officials said the same mode of operation was used in the robberies - one in Palmdale and one in Acton.
The Linear Add/Drop Mux mode of operation and grooming capabilities make the Mini-Mux 2000 the perfect fit for deployment in conjunction with microwave radios.
SmartEnterprise comes with plenty of power and flexibility, and its intuitive mode of operation and fast, easy data mining capability makes it simple to locate the information we and our customers need and to generate it using electronic document templates rather than labor intensive preprinted forms.
Their experience and mode of operation has proven effective in penetrating the vast user and MRO areas of the machine safeguarding market.
Defrag Manager maintains 100% compliance with native Windows file system APIs, ensuring thorough, safe boot-time defragmentation in every mode of operation without file system corruption or data loss.