Glossary

Kc – Ciphering Key
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
< Back to glossary

Kc – Ciphering Key

The Ciphering Key is a variable used in the GSM and GPRS cipher process. It is applied to ciphering algorithms from the A5 range to produce a cipher stream. This is modulo 2 added to user data in order to protect it from eavesdropping.

Enhance your knowledge further with our OnlineAnytime Training.

We have package options designed for individuals, teams and organisations. Our packages include:

5G courses...new content and courses continually being added
Access to NetX...supporting in understanding network complexities
ITP Certified courses also providing CPD learning credits
Access via Tablet, Desktop and Smartphone...maximising learning opportunities
View our package options

Need more information? Want to know more about what we do?
Contact Us or Call +44 (0) 1524 844669

Working together with