shacrypt – license
Java Port By: James Ratcliff, email@example.com
This class implements the new generation, scalable, SHA256-based
Unix 'crypt' algorithm developed by a group of engineers from Red
Hat, Sun, IBM, and HP for common use in the Unix and Linux
The Linux glibc library (starting at version 2.7) includes support
for validating passwords hashed using this algorithm.
The algorithm itself was released into the Public Domain by Ulrich
Drepper . A discussion of the rationale and
development of this algorithm is at
and the specification and a sample C language implementation is at
This Java Port is
Copyright (c) 2008 The University of Texas at Austin.
All rights reserved.
Redistribution and use in source and binary form are permitted
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its contributors may be used to endorse or promote products
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