[tahoe-dev] [pycryptopp] #2: deterministic generation of private key from small seed

pycryptopp trac at allmydata.org
Thu Aug 27 02:59:35 UTC 2009


#2: deterministic generation of private key from small seed
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Reporter:  zooko        |           Owner:  zooko
    Type:  enhancement  |          Status:  new  
Priority:  major        |         Version:  0.4.0
Keywords:               |   Launchpad_bug:       
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Comment(by zooko):

 I propose to use HKDF with SHA-2-512d-truncated-to-256 as the extractor
 and SHA-2-256d as the expander:

 http://allmydata.org/pipermail/tahoe-dev/2009-August/002598.html

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Python bindings for the Crypto++ library


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