full set of Java cryptographic tools
GNU Crypto is a versatile, and provably correct implementation of cryptographic primitives and tools for use by both programmers and end-users.
The algorithms implemented by GNU Crypto include symmetric key ciphers for protecting data, message digests and message authentication codes for proving the integrity of data, digital signature schemes for proving the authenticity of data, and algorithms for generating unguessable pseudo-random numbers. The API is deliberately designed to be low-level, with access to the bare innards of the cryptographic algorithms involved, so more complex libraries and programs can be built.
This is a high priority project
released on 23 October 2005
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cvs -z3 -d:pserver:firstname.lastname@example.org:/sources/gnu-crypto co gnu-crypto
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|License:GPLv2orlater with library exception||Janet Casey||19 June 2003|
Leaders and contributors
|Raif S. Naffah||Maintainer|
Resources and communication
|VCS Repository Webview||https://cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/gnu-crypto|
|Required to build||gcj 3.1 or later|
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