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Sat Feb 15 00:05:03 CET 2003
hwlgw at hotmail.com (Will Stuyvesant) writes:
> Ooh its a C++ lib maybe. I'm still wishing for functions in the
> Python library that have a good reputation (everybody bashes the
> "rotor" module I like).
> import pycrypt # wishlist module
> secret = 'mysecret'
> encoded = pycrypt.encrypt('message', secret)
> decoded = pycrypt.decrypt(encoded, secret)
> assert( decoded == 'message')
See http://www.nightsong.com/phr/crypto/p2.py for this. Remove the
date check for your own installation. I -really- have to put up a
renamed version without the date check.
> That would be nice. With um Rijdael, if that is a cool one?
Rijndael is slow to implement in pure Python but is included here:
> And that is encrypted of course? Then what could be your problem? As
> long as they don't guess your secret of course. How do you distribute
> the secret. Email is out. Snailmail too maybe.
It's really best to tunnel through SSL or something like that.
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