The HsOpenSSL package

[ Tags: cryptography, library, public-domain ] [ Propose Tags ]

HsOpenSSL is an OpenSSL binding for Haskell. It can generate RSA and DSA keys, read and write PEM files, generate message digests, sign and verify messages, encrypt and decrypt messages. It has also some capabilities of creating SSL clients and servers.

This package is in production use by a number of Haskell based systems and stable. You may also be interested in the tls package,, which is a pure Haskell implementation of SSL.


Versions 0.1, 0.1.1, 0.2, 0.3, 0.3.1, 0.4, 0.4.1, 0.4.2, 0.5, 0.5.1, 0.5.2, 0.6, 0.6.1, 0.6.2, 0.6.3, 0.6.4, 0.6.5, 0.7, 0.8,,, 0.9,, 0.10, 0.10.1,,,,, 0.10.2,, 0.10.3,,,,,,, 0.10.4, 0.10.5, 0.11, 0.11.1,, 0.11.2,,,,, 0.11.3,,, 0.11.4,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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Dependencies base (>=4.6 && <5), bytestring, ghc-prim, integer, integer-gmp (==0.*), network (>=, old-locale, time (>=1.1.1 && <1.5) [details]
License PublicDomain
Author Adam Langley, Mikhail Vorozhtsov, PHO, Taru Karttunen
Maintainer PHO <pho at cielonegro dot org>
Category Cryptography
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Source repo head: git clone git://
Uploaded Wed Nov 6 22:02:55 UTC 2013 by MasatakeDaimon
Updated Sun Jan 11 22:00:25 UTC 2015 by HerbertValerioRiedel to revision 2   [What is this?]
Distributions Debian:, FreeBSD:, LTSHaskell:, NixOS:, Stackage:, openSUSE:
Downloads 38894 total (310 in the last 30 days)
Rating 2.0 (votes: 1) [estimated by rule of succession]
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Status Docs available [build log]
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Enable fast moving of bignums between OpenSSL and GMP (GHC Only).


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