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Geoffroy Couprie [LibreList] Re: [redecentralize] Spring of User Experience 2014-03-05 18:02:48 (7 years 1 mon 6 days 22:45:00 ago)

On Wed, Mar 5, 2014 at 11:55 AM, Francis Irving <francis@flourish.org> wrote:
On Fri, Feb 28, 2014 at 07:33:08PM +0100, Geoffroy Couprie wrote:
> We need more crypto wrappers to provide usable APIs (good algorithms
> default, sane use of  RNG, etc) with clearly defined boundaries (embedding
> the protocol's state machine instead of asking the developer to write it)
> and good abstractions (the developer should not have to worry about
> repeating IVs or verifying a MAC). I see that approach in NaCl or the new
> Python cryptography project. It takes time to write those abstractions, but
> it is rewarding.

Meant to ask, what "new Python cryptography project" are you referring