ASCII Font URL Encryption20 Jan 2010
I was looking at some source code the other day and found some 3D ASCII text.
It brought back memories of using UNIX and PINE for e-mail during my college days.
I decided to go on a hunt for the 3D ASCII font and found this site… http://patorjk.com/software/taag/
Once you find the font that you like…
then you can create a link to share with others, but I noticed something strange in the URL
Do you notice anything strange about the txt URL parameter? “Ryvwnu”… what is that? Well, it stands for “Elijah”
I put on my cracker hat and found that it was a simple character substitution algorithm. Take the letter you want “E” and add 13 characters to it “R”.
How is that for some advanced encryption ;)