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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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None of the three modes of encipherment could possibly be based on a unique plaintext message.
It is to Merrill, not Bloom, that Hollander sent the pieces that reflected on poetic form, and it is Merrill or Image who receives the documents of disappointment that oppose poetry to prophecy: Lyrebird/Bloom is the most inexhaustible contemporary partisan of visionary poetry; in his transmissions to Image Cupcake is skeptical of this conflation, the "European theories" of the "brotherhood of prophecy / And encipherment" (1/24 to Image), since the name of the spy ("the despicable / Monosyllable of our lot") is the name of "a seeker, not a seer" (5/1 to Image).
By contrast, the European theories of the brotherhood of prophecy and encipherment would include the relatively friendly relations in the early seventies between Bloom and continental literary theory in the wake of Saussure.
This processing is performed only if the PEM header specifies a Proc-Type value of "ENCRYPTED." Any padding required by the message encryption algorithm is applied to the canonicalized plaintext before encryption.(5) A message encipherment key, to be used exclusively to encrypt this one message, is generated by the originator.
Sophisticated radio equipment scrambles with a wide range of frequency and time distribution techniques that are equal to encipherment in their ability to protect messages against cryptanalysis.
Those three Security Mechanisms which falls under Specific Security mechanism category are; Authentication Exchange, Digital Signature, and Encipherment. The purpose of Authentication Exchange is to identify an entity through the exchange of information meanwhile Digital Signature will provide integrity to the information so that its origin will not be doubted whereas Encipherment will alter the information, making it unreadable during transmission of the information.
A few private corporations have come up with new cryptosystems, e.g., the Japanese Fast Data Encipherment Algorithm (FEAL-N), but none has gained widespread acceptance.
The stream C" is therefore equivalent to a stream generated by the encipherment of message M with message (key) M' [6] and may be broken if the messages are partially known; the key could then be obtained by k[.sub.i] = c[.sub.i] + m[.sub.i] (mod 2).