Student in Charlie's class: 23, 5, 18 is W E R in Sloane's Encyclopedia of(Thanks to Graham for the dialogue)
Integer Sequences. Maybe it's simple alphabet cipher?
Wednesday, May 10, 2006
Numb3rs reference: Neil Sloane's Online Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences
This week's episode of Numb3rs had a reference to Neil Sloane's (AT&T colleague) Online Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences. Charlie was attempting to backtrace where a network hacker was coming from, and discovered that his own code had been compromised. A secret code had been inserted, that spelt out a number sequence. Charlie was explaining this in class,
Posted by Suresh Venkatasubramanian at 5/10/2006 07:51:00 AM