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Subject: Re: [boost] [cryptography] is there a library?
From: Michael Marcin (mike.marcin_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-10-30 11:50:19

On 10/30/2013 4:15 AM, Bjorn Reese wrote:
> On 10/30/2013 04:29 AM, Michael Marcin wrote:
>> The current algorithm in use is Password-Based Key Definition (PBKDF2)
>> to generate the key from a given password, iteration count and salt
>> value. DESede + CBC + PKCS5 v2.0 is then used with the key to encrypt
>> and decrypt the message."
>> Is there such a library hiding in or around boost somewhere?
> It almost sounds as if you are looking for an SSL implementation. If so,
> then there is an SSL integration in Boost.Asio.
> If not, then you may want to look at:
> o Crypto++ (see Sergey's reply),
> o NaCL [ ]
> o libsodium [ ]

libsodium and Crypto++ both look quite good.

Thank you all.

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