[tahoe-dev] [pycryptopp] #40: xsalsa20 wrapper

Jack Lloyd lloyd at randombit.net
Tue Jul 6 20:34:45 UTC 2010


On Tue, Jul 06, 2010 at 07:27:35PM -0000, pycryptopp wrote:
> #40: xsalsa20 wrapper
> -----------------------------+----------------------------------------------
>      Reporter:  dragonxue    |      Owner:  xue yu                
>          Type:  enhancement  |     Status:  new                   
>      Priority:  major        |    Version:  0.5.19                
>    Resolution:               |   Keywords:  xsalsa20 review-needed
> Launchpad Bug:               |  
> -----------------------------+----------------------------------------------
> Changes (by davidsarah):
> 
>   * keywords:  xsalsa20 => xsalsa20 review-needed
> 
> 
> Comment:
> 
>  I've just skimmed it, but can't see anything wrong. Where do the test
>  vectors come from?
> 

(Would have left this as a comment on the issue but I can't seem to
log in or reset my pw...)

The test vector is from Crypto++'s TestVectors/salsa.txt, comment there is:

Source: created by Wei Dai using naclcrypto-20090308

naclcrypto being DJB's crypto library and of course DJB designed XSalsa20

-Jack



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