Before anyone starts hyperventilating, this is not part of an ongoing CTF! I just made this example CTF problem for fun...
To learn more about what a CTF is, check out this Wikipedia page.
For this problem, the flag is in the format: (so you'll know when you've found it)
Here is what you have to work with: (Google Drive links; you should open these in new tabs)
If the bounty ends without someone getting the flag, I'll post my own writeup.
My writeup has been posted!
Have you read the title of the question? "Scrambler puzzle..." Hmmmm... So are we scrambling something? Or perhaps something was scrambled?
Unscramble the image using the key, then apply hints 1 and 2 to the result to get the flag.