Re: Plaintext

Collin Ong (collin@mcd.intel.com)
Wed, 2 Jul 1997 15:12:22 -0700 (PDT)


On Wed, 2 Jul 1997, Garance A Drosehn wrote:

> This wouldn't be too bad if we know the message was in english,
> but it would get even tougher if we didn't know the language
> the message was written in.

So maybe an easy letter substitution cypher or some such applied before
the encryption would do alot of good even given the simplicity of the
cypher. It would make detecting a correct brute force key alot harder.

Collin Ong