::Bomba (cryptography)


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This article is about the Polish decryption device. For the later British decryption device at Bletchley Park, see Bombe.

The bomba, or bomba kryptologiczna (Polish for "bomb" or "cryptologic bomb") was a special-purpose machine designed about October 1938 by Polish Cipher Bureau cryptologist Marian Rejewski to break German Enigma-machine ciphers.

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