Virtual Tour of the CIA: "Kryptos" Sculpture


Subject:
Communications , Government , Cryptography , Intelligence Service

Description:
Overview of this sculpture, located at the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) headquarters, that is inscribed with "several enigmatic messages, each written in a different code. The sculpture continues to be a source of pleasure and mystery for Agency employees with a few employees taking the challenge to 'break the code.'" Features a photo of the sculpture, the transcribed code, and an essay about the sculpture and attempts to solve the puzzle. From the CIA.

Publisher:
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)

Language:
English

Source:
https://www.cia.gov/about-cia/virtual-tour/kryptos/


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