Nazi Germany cipher machine – level 2
The Enigma Machine was a cipher machine for Nazi Germany. During World War II, they used it to encrypt messages.
Alan Turing was a British cryptanalyst who worked with a team to solve the machine’s codes. After this happened, German Fritz Menzer developed another cipher machine called SG-41. This machine used more complicated rules, so the codes were more difficult to solve.
In 2017, a treasure hunter found SG-41 in a forest. Someone maybe hid the machine underground, so people could find it when the war ended. Now, SG-41 is in a museum in Munich, Germany, and thanks to modern technologies, visitors can look inside it.
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