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A modern, portable, easy to use crypto library
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What is libsodium?

Sodium is a modern, easy-to-use software library for encryption, decryption, signatures, password hashing, and more. It is a portable, cross-compilable, installable, packageable fork of NaCl, with a compatible API, and an extended API to improve usability even further.
libsodium is a tool in the Security category of a tech stack.
libsodium is an open source tool with 10.7K GitHub stars and 1.6K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to libsodium's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses libsodium?


4 developers on StackShare have stated that they use libsodium.

libsodium's Features

  • Library for encryption, decryption, signatures, password hashing and more,Cross-compilable
  • Runs on a variety of compilers and operating systems

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libsodium's Followers
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