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decrypting

The process of converting encrypted data (cipher) back to its original plain text form.
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com was able to read the secret session key by decrypting it with their private key and authenticates the company.
Robust authentication and authorization capabilities to allow only authorized access for decrypting sensitive data.
It enables users to send messages in a self decrypting format using the Ensuredmail Reader.
When the self-decrypting file is executed, the recipient is prompted to enter the decrypting code that is supplied via a different communication method.
InnovaCom's TransLOCK Encryption System is designed for fast encrypting and on-the-fly decrypting of MPEG-2 files and is implemented by proprietary software on its Storage Playout Server.
Using patent-pending technology, the votes will be tallied without decrypting individual ballots, thus maintaining both the privacy of the voter as well as the integrity of the election.