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encipher

[en′sī·fər]
(communications)
To convert a plain-text message into unintelligible language by means of a cryptosystem. Also known as encrypt.
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Since the size of the auxiliary data is usually less than that of the compressed image, the time complexity for enciphering auxiliary data is less than that of the above two issues.
Although the enciphering scheme being a straightforward procedure, the inverse problem constitutes a very expensive task.
The difference between commercial scrambling and enciphering is illustrated by applying each process to the word SENSITIVE, for example.
Enciphering is usually done at the level of individual characters or electrical (binary) bits of information where substitution completely alters the information.
Attack: Test all possible keys by enciphering the plaintext and comparing to ciphertext--a key search.
The advocates of jamming, on the other hand, point out that today's sophisticated enciphering techniques, low probabilities of intercept and other forms of electronic counter-countermeasures, make the question moot.
We will illustrate the idea of using such functions by enciphering blocks of 64 bits.
On the other hand, the advocates of jamming point out that today's sophisticated enciphering techniques and low probability of intercept (LPI) transmission make the question moot.
4) permitting detection but denying understanding - enciphering.