encryption

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  • noun

Synonyms for encryption

the activity of converting data or information into code

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This provides an encrypted connection between the consumer's computer and Experian that scrambles ordinary text or data into cyphertext to safeguard sensitive information.
Experian employs a Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit connection that scrambles ordinary text or data into cyphertext to safeguard sensitive information.
Depending on the confidentiality requirements of the corporation, documents can remain in cyphertext and be accessed only through certain types of viewers, such as Adobe Acrobat or proprietary applications.