The RSA package

[Tags:bsd3, library, test]

This library implements the RSA encryption and signature algorithms for arbitrarily-sized ByteStrings. While the implementations work, they are not necessarily the fastest ones on the planet. Particularly key generation. The algorithms included are based of RFC 3447, or the Public-Key Cryptography Standard for RSA, version 2.1 (a.k.a, PKCS#1 v2.1).


Versions 1.0.0, 1.0.1, 1.0.2, 1.0.3, 1.0.4, 1.0.5, 1.0.6,,,,,,, 2, 2.0, 2.0.0, 2.1.0,,,, 2.2.0, 2.3.0
Dependencies base (>=3 && <5), binary, bytestring, pureMD5, QuickCheck (<3), random, SHA [details]
License BSD3
Author Adam Wick <>
Maintainer Adam Wick <>
Category Cryptography, Codec
Uploaded Fri Feb 19 20:07:39 UTC 2010 by AdamWick
Distributions Debian:2.2.0, FreeBSD:, LTSHaskell:2.2.0, NixOS:2.3.0, Stackage:2.3.0, Tumbleweed:2.2.0
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skiptestsSkip building the test programEnabledAutomatic
includemd5Include support for using MD5 in the various crypto routines.EnabledAutomatic
usebinaryUse the binary package for serializing keys.EnabledAutomatic
quickcheck1Whether this is QuickCheck 1 or notEnabledAutomatic

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