What is decryption?

decryption meaning in Internet terms is Definition: The process of transforming ciphertext into its original plaintext.
Extended Definition: The process of converting encrypted data back into its original form, so it can be understood.
Synonym(s): decode, decrypt, decipher
Adapted from: ICAM SAML 2.0 WB SSO Profile 1.0.2


reference: Glossary | National Initiative for Cybersecurity Careers and Studies