[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Bug#758222: ITP: libjs-jsencrypt -- RSA Encryption in JavaScript



Le 15/08/2014 16:44, Thomas Goirand a écrit :
> Package: wnpp
> Severity: wishlist
> Owner: Thomas Goirand <zigo@debian.org>
>
> * Package name    : libjs-jsencrypt
>   Version         : 2.0.0+dfsg1
>   Upstream Author : Travis Tidwell <travist349@gmail.com>
> * URL             : http://travistidwell.com/jsencrypt/
> * License         : Expat
>   Programming Lang: JavaScript
>   Description     : RSA Encryption in JavaScript
>
>  JSEncrypt provides a simple wrapper around the fantastic work done by Tom Wu
>  for RSA Encryption in JavaScript (ie: the jsbn Javascript library). JSEncrypt
>  works hand-in-hand with openssl.
>  .
>  With JSEncrypt, you can generate private and public keypairs (it takes less
>  than 6 seconds for generating a 2048 bits keypair on my laptop), then use them
>  to encrypt and decrypt.
>
>
I am really a newcomer in security, but I still think there should be a warning on using this library for generating keypairs, since there is no reliable source of entrypo available in Javascript (yet).
Please feel free to slap me if I am wrong on this :)

Adrien


Reply to: