Posted June 18 2005 - 10:32 PM
my favorite are ww2 machine ciphers......
Posted June 19 2005 - 03:26 AM
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Posted June 20 2005 - 10:17 AM
Posted June 22 2005 - 12:57 AM
enigma woulda been perfect too if a letter could have encoded as itself..... the bombe wouldn't have been able to beat it
and in britain are you really all that far from anything? I mean your nation is smaller than my state if I read my map right, perhaps it's just a perspective thing......
you definitly have way the hell more stuff......
Posted June 22 2005 - 10:28 AM
Posted June 22 2005 - 10:33 AM
i actually just took a course in it, and it ended up being my highest mark
i managed to write a paper on the number field seive, which was way over my head, and getting an A on it
Posted June 22 2005 - 01:24 PM
I like some of the mythos surrounding the breaking of indigo too...
and then the old book codes like benedict arnold used, those are just cool.....