Somewhat related, there is a keyring module, the functionality of which I've sometimes wished were part of the stdlib:
It supports the big three OSs.
On 2015-09-30 10:55, Jim J. Jewett wrote:
Will the secrets module offer any building blocks to actually protect a secret?
an easy way to encrypt a file with a given password? an encrypted datastore? a getpass that works even in IDLE?