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Look Wat I kAn DO !
07-07-2010, 2:17 PM
I had some free time during class (summer school) and i stumble upon.

Any one seen it ? I hope it's not a dupe.

http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/2010/07/solve-the-mystery-code-in-cyber-commands-logo/

The U.S. military’s new Cyber Command is headquartered at Ft. Meade, Maryland, one of the military’s most secretive and secure facilities. Its mission is largely opaque, even inside the armed forces. But the there’s another mystery surrounding the emerging unit. It’s embedded in the Cyber Command logo.

On the logo’s inner gold ring is a code: 9ec4c12949a4f31474f299058ce2b22a

“It is not just random numbers and does ‘decode’ to something specific,” a Cyber Command source tells Danger Room. “I believe it is specifically detailed in the official heraldry for the unit symbol.”

“While there a few different proposals during the design phase, in the end the choice was obvious and something necessary for every military unit,” the source adds. “The mission.”

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Scratch705
07-07-2010, 5:02 PM
found online.

It is a Md5 hash, it means:::

USCYBERCOM plans, coordinates, integrates, synchronizes and conducts activities to: direct the operations and defense of specified Department of Defense information networks and; prepare to, and when directed, conduct full spectrum military cyberspace operations in order to enable actions in all domains, ensure US/Allied freedom of action in cyberspace and deny the same to our adversaries.

JDay
07-08-2010, 1:39 PM
^^ I was going to say it looks like a MD5.

Sinixstar
07-08-2010, 5:08 PM
^^ I was going to say it looks like a MD5.

Yea, that was the first thing I thought too.
Not really a huge leap to figure that it's of their mission statement.
Virtually every one of these gov't logos has some phrase or motto or statement on it. This one instead has an MD5. Go figure...