[Tutor] how to manage an encrypted file?
cfuller084 at thinkingplanet.net
Sat Jun 20 06:45:34 CEST 2009
On Friday 19 June 2009 17:23, Robert Lummis wrote:
> Could you recommend a module or methods I should use to manage an
> encrypted text file? I want to store passwords and associated contact
> information in a file and feel confident that if the file is stolen
> the information couldn't be read.
Use the PyCrypto module.
It (not so) recently changed maintainers, there isn't a release yet at the
main site: http://www.dlitz.net/software/pycrypto/, so use the old site for
now, http://www.amk.ca/python/code/pycrypto.html. If you're using Linux,
check to see if there's already a package for your distribution.
There are windoze binaries at
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