## How do you decrypt ciphertext?

To decrypt, take the first letter of the ciphertext and the first letter of the key, and subtract their value (letters have a value equal to their position in the alphabet starting from 0). If the result is negative, add 26 (26=the number of letters in the alphabet), the result gives the rank of the plain letter.

**How do you decrypt a blowfish?**

i To Decrypt, select “Decrypt”, paste the ASCII-Hex encrypted text in in the “Blowfish Plain” box and make sure the password is the same as the one you used to Encrypt.

**What is CAST-128 algorithm?**

CAST-128 is a 12- or 16-round Feistel cipher that has a blocksize of 64 bits and a keysize of up to 128 bits; it uses rotation to provide intrinsic immunity to linear and differential attacks; it uses a mixture of XOR, addition and subtraction (modulo 2**32) in the round function; and it uses three variations of the …

### How do I read an encrypted text message?

- Open the encrypted message from the email app on your Android mobile device.
- Choose one of the methods for verifying your account below.
- Continue the steps for the option you chose above.
- You will now be able to view your encrypted message, download any attachments, or reply with your own encrypted message.

**Can Blowfish be cracked?**

Blowfish is a fast and secure encryption algorithm, designed by B. Schneier in 1993. Since that time it has never been cracked, in spite of numerous attempts. It is designed for speed, by using only simple operations like additions and bitwise exclusive or (XOR).

**Is CAST5 secure?**

Is CAST5 secure to use? Any known attacks reported on this algorithm? It’s still secure, yes (at least as far as I know). It’s not as efficient as AES though.

## How do I decode encrypted data?

To manually decrypt selected files only, proceed as follows.

- Right-click on the file to be decrypted.
- From the menu options, click Properties.
- On the Properties page, click Advanced (located just above OK and Cancel).
- Uncheck the box for the option, Encrypt contents to secure data.
- Click Apply.

**How do I decrypt messages on Android?**

Decrypting a folder or a file

- Open SSE Universal Encryption.
- Tap File/Dir Encryptor.
- Locate the encrypted file (with the . enc extension).
- Tap the lock icon to select the file.
- Tap the Decrypt File button.
- Type the password used to encrypt the folder/file.
- Tap OK.