Welcome to Cryptic Treasures. On this website you’ll find all sorts of fun things dealing with Treasure. From legends of lost treasure, to codes and ciphers used to obscure the whereabouts of treasures, to periodic treasure hunts that you can participate in, there definitely should be something here that you’ll find interesting.
Saturday, October 9, 2010
The Atbash Cipher is one of the oldest and simplest ciphers. It was originally used with the Hebrew alphabet. You simply wrap the alphabet around on itself, so A = Z, and Z = A, B = Y and Y = B, and so on.