A Conversation for The Enigma Cipher Machine


Post 1

Researcher 188915

Did the Polish actually create this machine?


Post 2

Matthew G P Coe

Actually, the German military created Enigma. The Polish cracked it.


Post 3


No. The German Military didn't create it. A man named Arthur Scherbius made the patent for it, then made the company Chiffriermaschinen Aktien-Gesellschaft (Cipher Machines Stock Corporation) that started producing it. The Military then adopted it.

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