What are the differences between Obfuscation and Encryption?

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Below are the main differences between Obfuscation and Encryption,

FeatureObfuscationEncryption
DefinitionChanging the form of any data in any other formChanging the form of information to an unreadable format by using a key
A key to decodeIt can be decoded without any keyIt is required
Target data formatIt will be converted to a complex formConverted into an unreadable format

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