Flash version of the Enigma machine



Pretend you’re a wartime British codebreaker who just happens to have a supercomputer to type on, with the Flash simulation of the Enigma machine. You type, and it indicates how through four different codewheels it scrambled the message into a complex cipher used primarily by Nazi Germany, and now, in the age of quantum encryption, a curiosity on the internet. [Gabrielle Taylor]

Flash simulation of the Enigma machine [via New Launches]

Gabrielle Taylor