Re: Announce loop-AES-v3.0d file/swap crypto package

From: Paul Walker
Date: Mon Jun 20 2005 - 20:06:21 EST

On Mon, Jun 20, 2005 at 02:49:51PM -0700, Vinay Venkataraghavan wrote:

> what is the best crypto API that I can use. I think just for this purpose
> Openssl is overkill don't you think. What kind of crypto API's can I

No, this is the kind of thing that openssl is designed for. Someone's
already done the hard wofk for you, just use it. :-)

If you really want alternatives, you could investigate Peter Gutmann's
cryptlib. If you're distributing this, though, bear in mind that almost
every machine will already have openssl, while not many will have cryptlib


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