The scrypt Password-Based Key Derivation Function
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|Authors||Colin Percival , Simon Josefsson|
|Last updated||2013-03-28 (Latest revision 2012-09-24)|
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This document specifies the password-based key derivation function scrypt. The function derives one or more secret keys from a secret string. It is based on memory-hard functions which offer added protection against attacks using custom hardware. The document also provides an ASN.1 schema.
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