pbkdf: Bcrypt PWKDF

bcrypt_pbkdfR Documentation

Bcrypt PWKDF

Description

Password based key derivation function with bcrypt. This is not part of openssl. It is needed to parse private key files which are encoded in the new openssh format.

Usage

bcrypt_pbkdf(password, salt, rounds = 16L, size = 32L)

Arguments

password

string or raw vector with password

salt

raw vector with (usually 16) bytes

rounds

number of hashing rounds

size

desired length of the output key


openssl documentation built on Sept. 14, 2022, 9:06 a.m.