[Cryptography] XORing plaintext with ciphertext

Dave Horsfall dave at horsfall.org
Sat Sep 7 03:14:21 EDT 2013

Got a question that's been bothering me for a whlie, but it's likely 
purely academic.

Take the plaintext and the ciphertext, and XOR them together.  Does the 
result reveal anything about the key or the painttext?

-- Dave

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