Libgcrypt

From Free Software Directory
Jump to: navigation, search
[edit]

Libgcrypt

https://www.gnu.org/software/libgcrypt/
Cryptographic library

This is a general purpose cryptographic library based on the code from GnuPG. It provides functions for all cryptograhic building blocks: symmetric ciphers (AES, DES, Blowfish, CAST5, Twofish, Arcfour), hash algorithms (MD4, MD5, RIPE-MD160, SHA-1, TIGER-192), MACs (HMAC for all hash algorithms), public key algorithms (RSA, ElGamal, DSA), large integer functions, random numbers and a lot of supporting functions.

Documentation

Programmer reference in Texinfo, Postscript, HTML included

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:libgcrypt

Download

Download version 1.7.5 (stable)
released on 15 December 2016

Paid extension/consulting from http://www.g10code.com

VCS Checkout

Categories

Related Projects




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
LGPLv2.1orlaterGenium25 February 2016
library
GPLv2orlaterGenium25 February 2016
manual and tools



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Werner Koch Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperE-mailmailto:gcrypt-devel@gnupg.org
HelpE-mailmailto:gnupg-announce@gnupg.org
BugsBug Trackinghttps://bugs.gnupg.org/gnupg/index
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://git.gnupg.org/cgi-bin/gitweb.cgi?p=libgcrypt.git;a=summary


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 22 December 2016.



Entry































Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the page “GNU Free Documentation License”.

The copyright and license notices on this page only apply to the text on this page. Any software or copyright-licenses or other similar notices described in this text has its own copyright notice and license, which can usually be found in the distribution or license text itself.