Changes in this version
Changes in Version 6.21 (26 May 2023):
- Added a new interface for Python 3 - see A Python interface to CryptoSys API.
Call CryptoSys API functions from your Python programs and access the functions directly from the command-line using the Python REPL.
Added support for the cipher suite ASCON which was selected as the new standard for lightweight cryptography by NIST in 2023.
This Toolkit provides Ascon authenticated encryption with associated data (AEAD) (Ascon-128 and Ascon-128a),
hashing functionality (Ascon-Hash and Ascon-Hasha),
and an extendable output function (XOF) (Ascon-Xof and Ascon-Xofa).
- Added the HASH_Length function.
- Added the new diagnostic functions API_Platform
- Added new function
CNV_ShortPathName to help handle filenames with "International" characters.
See Filenames with "International" characters.
- Removed old VB.NET examples.