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What does CA stand for?

CA stands for Cryptanalysis

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Military and Government

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The topics include an entity relationship extraction model based on a chameleon clustering algorithm, a practical relay attack on contactless transactions using near-field communication mobile phones, an RFID path-checking protocol based on ordered multisignatures, a mobile RFID-based mutual authentication protocol using elliptic curve cryptography for security patrolling applications, and the cryptanalysis of two ultralightweight RFID authentication protocols.
com)-- He is most vividly remembered for his work on cryptanalysis during World War II, developing the so-called electro-mechanical Bombe used to determine the correct rotor and plugboard settings of the German Enigma encryptor to decrypt intercepted messages - a development said to have shortened the length of World War II by two years.
A Cambridge undergraduate who was recruited in 1943, Stripp not only had to learn the principles of cryptanalysis in quick time, but also get his head round the intricacies of the Japanese language and alphabet.