[Cryptography] NIST announced Round 1 candidates for lightweight crypto competition

jamesd at echeque.com jamesd at echeque.com
Wed May 8 02:14:06 EDT 2019

On 2019-05-08 16:02, jamesd at echeque.com wrote:
> Libsodium stable seems to have everything one would ordinarily need if 
> starting from scratch and you don't need to talk to old NIST code.  And 
> it is all NIST free.
Correction/Clarification. Libsodium has plenty of NIST algorithms, but 
the defaults are all NIST free, and the recommendation is to use the 

If one puts a cup of wine in a barrel of sewage, one has a barrel of sewage.

And if one puts a cup of sewage in a barrel of wine, one still has a 
barrel of sewage.

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