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A Hungarian Cryptological Manual in Berlin

Štefan Porubský
Institute of Computer Science of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic

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Published in: Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Historical Cryptology HistoCrypt 2020

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 171:15, p. 116-125

NEALT Proceedings Series 44:15, p. 116-125

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Published: 2020-05-19

ISBN: 978-91-7929-827-2

ISSN: 1650-3686 (print), 1650-3740 (online)


This is a report on some activities of the Hungarian SIGINT department and a Hungarian cryptographic manual written by the head of its Department X István Petrikovits as found in the Archive of the German Federal Foreign Office in Berlin.


cryptology manual; classical (symmetric) ciphers; Hungarian black chamber; Istvan Petrikovits; Hermann Pokorny


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