BeeCrypt API Documentation



BeeCrypt started its life when the need for a portable and fast cryptography library arose at Virtual Unlimited in 1997. I'm still trying to make it faster, easier to use and more portable, in addition to providing better documentation.


BeeCrypt is released under the following license:

This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU Lesser General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public License along with this library; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307 USA

Legal disclaimer: note that depending on where you are, the use of cryptography may be limited or forbidden by law. Before using this library, make sure you are legally entitled to do so.


Included in the library are:


The library has been tested on the following platforms:


The library is currently in the process of being ported to:

The structures in the library are geared towards exchange with Java and its security and cryptography classes. This library can also be accessed from Java by installing BeeCrypt for Java, a JCE 1.2 crypto provider and the counterpart of this library.

The Future

Let us know which one you'd prefer to see added first.

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