Nettle - a low-level cryptographic library

Nettle is a cryptographic library that is designed to fit easily in more or less any context: In crypto toolkits for object-oriented languages (C++, Python, Pike, ...), in applications like LSH or GNUPG, or even in kernel space.


A complete manual is included if you download the Nettle source code. You can also read the manual online.


Get the latest version by http or ftp. Nettle is also included with the latest development versions of lsh.


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