[cryptography] Web Cryptography API (W3C Working Draft 8 January 2013)
iang at iang.org
Sun Mar 10 13:58:13 EDT 2013
On 10/03/13 20:25 PM, yersinia wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 10, 2013 at 12:20 PM, D. J. Bernstein <djb at cr.yp.to
> <mailto:djb at cr.yp.to>> wrote:
> Ryan Sleevi writes:
> > What use case makes the "NaCl" algorithms (whose specification is
> > 'use NaCl', which boils down to "Use Salsa+Curve25519") worthwhile?
> Of course, this doesn't imply that NaCl is what developers want, but
> high-profile applications such as DNSCrypt are in fact using NaCl in
> ways that seem easily generalizable to other applications.
> There are linux distributions that do not consider or cite NaCl. If an
> Open Source developer did not follow other sources of discussion he not
> would know it. I dunno why. Perhaps it is due to the FIFS 140. I am
> sorry if the observation is OT.
One would hope that someone would put a little more thought into crypto
than "it's available in Linux...."
Oh my, 11 popular crypto libraries. Wait, I've got an idea...
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