Prami posted a challenge on social.lol to decode this string and win a lifetime subscription to omg.lol.
The string below is an encoded lifetime omg.lol gift code:
in this format: XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX
I figured I’d have a go which ended up being a good few hours. Then I kind of lost my mind a bit. Then went to bed having given up (and needing to be up for a flight this morning).
Overnight, Joanna solved it and I felt like I’d been presented with a sock, I was free. The solution was 3 schemes:
base64. I googled a lot last night and not once did I see
z-base-32 so I had no chance (although I was on a website that supports it but clearly didn’t see it).
Other things I tried: