argon2: Secure Password Hashing
Version 0.2-0

Utilities for secure password hashing via the argon2 algorithm. It is a relatively new hashing algorithm and is believed to be very secure. The 'argon2' implementation included in the package is the reference implementation. The package also includes some utilities that should be useful for digest authentication, including a wrapper of 'blake2b'. For similar R packages, see sodium and 'bcrypt'. See or for more information.

Package details

AuthorDrew Schmidt [aut, cre]
Date of publication2017-06-12 16:00:50 UTC
MaintainerDrew Schmidt <[email protected]>
LicenseBSD 2-clause License + file LICENSE
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argon2 documentation built on June 20, 2017, 9:03 a.m.