Don’t Use Low-Level Crypto Libraries

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👈 Don’t Roll Your Own Crypto | TOC | Evaluating Crypto Libraries Without Being a Cr ypto Expert 👉

Hopefully we’re now in agreement that we shouldn’t roll our own crypto. It might seem that all we need to do is grab a low-level encryption library and start using its AES encryption and decryption functions. After all, that’s not “rolling our own crypto.”

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