Predicate: encrypt

Roleset id: encrypt.01 , encode, scramble digital information, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

encrypt.01: ENCRYPT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'encrypt' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from encrypt.01-v predicate notes)


encrypt (v.)
encryption (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: scrambler, agent
        Arg1-PPT: information

Example: encrypt-v

        If it installs successfully, ransomware encrypts text files and displays a ransom note demanding 200 dollars to supply decryption software to restore the data to its original form.

        Argm-adv: If it installs successfully
        Arg0: ransomware
        Rel: encrypts
        Arg1: text files

Example: encryption-n: blank agent

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: gerund

        Still, [*] encrypting corporate communications is only a partial remedy.

        Arg0: [*]
        Rel: encrypting
        Arg1: corporate communications