[pycrypto] Encryption library
gooksankoo at hoiptorrow.mailexpire.com
Mon May 4 15:14:33 CST 2009
> I'd welcome suggestions on libraries/algorighms I should be using for
> asymmetric encryption to be able to say "We made this box as secure as we
> can and now we don't know how to access the sensitive plaintext that it is
> securing and using to secure requests."
For that you need a smartcard or an HSM (Hardware Security Module)
in general, unless you want to put your computer in a safe, lock it, and
randomize the combination. The actual algorithm or library you use are
a secondary problem.
See also http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PKCS11.
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