[TriLUG] OT: cryptography challenge
dragonstrider at gmail.com
Tue Sep 27 14:17:09 EDT 2005
The data has been base64 encoded, but the resultant binary data I
don't know how to decipher.
On 9/27/05, Owen Berry <oberry at trilug.org> wrote:
> Given the following 4 encrypted/obfuscated strings, have a wild guess
> what the encryption algorithm/method is.
> The first 8 digits of the current time in seconds since 1970
> (date +"%s") is part of the encryption/obfuscation key.
> The above strings are passed as part of an HTTP get and therefore may
> have been encoded in some manner after encryption/obfuscation. Any
> guesses on what this is if you don't have a guess on the encryption
> The format looks very familiar to me, but I can't remember where I've
> seen it before.
> Note that this is not for anything illegal.
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