scrypt: Key Derivation Functions for R Based on Scrypt

Functions for working with the scrypt key derivation functions originally described by Colin Percival <https://www.tarsnap.com/scrypt/scrypt.pdf> and in Percival and Josefsson (2016) <doi:10.17487/RFC7914>. Scrypt is a password-based key derivation function created by Colin Percival. The algorithm was specifically designed to make it costly to perform large-scale custom hardware attacks by requiring large amounts of memory.

Package details

AuthorBob Jansen [ctb, cre], Andy Kipp [aut], Colin Percival [aut, cph], RStudio [cph]
MaintainerBob Jansen <bobjansen@gmail.com>
LicenseFreeBSD
Version0.1.3
URL https://github.com/rstudio/rscrypt
Package repositoryView on CRAN
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("scrypt")

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scrypt documentation built on Aug. 9, 2019, 5:06 p.m.