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Wed Mar 11 11:01:21 EDT 2015
On Wed, Mar 11, 2015 at 02:20:42PM +0000, Alfonso De Gregorio wrote:
> Until more browsers start supporting PBKDF2 with HMAC-SHA-256, you
> your scrypt implementation. I never took the chance to look at it, but
> I heard that asmcrypto.js provides the fastest PBKDF2-HMAC-SHA-256
> implementation in town .
The uses of PBKDF2-HMAC-SHA-256 in scrypt are not performance-critical.
When scrypt is invoked with sane settings, most of the processing time
is spent in scrypt's SMix, not in PBKDF2.
Its performance test:
More information about the cryptography