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low level cryptographic library (binary tools)

Nettle is a cryptographic library that is designed to fit easily in more or less any context: In crypto toolkits for object-oriented languages (C++, Python, Pike, ...), in applications like LSH or GNUPG, or even in kernel space.

It tries to solve a problem of providing a common set of cryptographic algorithms for higher-level applications by implementing a context-independent set of cryptographic algorithms. In that light, Nettle doesn't do any memory allocation or I/O, it simply provides the cryptographic algorithms for the application to use in any environment and in any way it needs.

This package contains binary utilities that accompany the library:

   - nettle-lfib-stream - generates a pseudo-random stream, using the Knuth
     lfib (non-cryptographic) pseudo-random generator.
   - sexp-conv - conversion tool for handling the different flavours of sexp
   - pkcs1-conv - converts PKCS#1 keys to sexp format.
   - nettle-hash - command-line tool to compute message digests such as SHA-1.

Tags: Implemented in: C, User Interface: Command Line, Role: role::program, scope::utility, Security: Cryptography

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alpha (unofficial port) 3.4-1 24.9 kB106.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 3.4-1 24.9 kB94.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 3.4-1 23.1 kB90.0 kB [list of files]
armel 3.4-1 22.6 kB77.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 3.4-1 22.4 kB77.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 3.4-1 24.4 kB85.0 kB [list of files]
hurd-i386 3.4-1 24.8 kB81.0 kB [list of files]
i386 3.4-1 25.6 kB81.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-amd64 3.3-2 24.8 kB94.0 kB [list of files]
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mips 3.4-1 24.3 kB86.0 kB [list of files]
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