24 days of Rust - rust-crypto

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The rust-crypto crate is a collection of a lot of cryptography primitives and algorithms. There are tools for calculating hashes, verifying data integrity, encryption etc. One disclaimer - it hasn't had a proper security audit yet and although the algorithms are well known and researched, the library itself might have security bugs. But which one doesn't?

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Written on Dec. 21, 2014