The challenge is over!
Crack the code and win
Corporation offered $1,048,576 to the one who can crack the
code (get the encrypted file here).
challenge was to break into a file encrypted with our proprietary
technology, Virtual Matrix Encryption.
Matrix Encryption, or VME, is the industry's only commercially
available, unbreakable encryption engine.
Utilizing a combination of Virtual Matrices and a 1,048,576 bit symmetric key, VME is impervious to brute force
term of the challenge started July 18, 2001 and expired 5:00pm December 31, 2001 Standard Pacific Time.
During the term of the challenge, challengers were
provided with a
and were encouraged to attempt to decipher it.
Should a challenger would have been successful in deciphering the
VME-encrypted file, that challenger would have been awarded a prize of $1,048,576
administered and oversaw the challenge.
Please do not e-mail more on this challenge.
description below we will walk you through the decipherment of the
encrypted file with the correct passwords.
1- Download the
and save as "vme2001.vme" in a new folder called "Buck
Per Bit Challenge" under your "C:\" drive letter.
save and extract to the same folder.
3-You will find the
" vme2001.cfg", the secret file "vme2001.txt"
and the shareware application "VME00X32.EXE".
3- Open the VME shareware application (VME00X32.EXE), go to
"Advanced" mode, and apply all passwords as
4- Click "Decrypt" and find a new file in your "Buck
Per Bit Challenge" folder called: "vme2001.gif"
- If all went well, you should receive this
That is the solution.
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