Crate pkcs5

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RustCrypto: PKCS#5

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Pure Rust implementation of Public-Key Cryptography Standards (PKCS) #5: Password-Based Cryptography Specification Version 2.1 (RFC 8018).


Minimum Supported Rust Version

This crate requires Rust 1.57 at a minimum.

We may change the MSRV in the future, but it will be accompanied by a minor version bump.


Licensed under either of:

at your option.


Unless you explicitly state otherwise, any contribution intentionally submitted for inclusion in the work by you, as defined in the Apache-2.0 license, shall be dual licensed as above, without any additional terms or conditions.


The main API for this crate is the EncryptionScheme enum, which impls the Decode and Encode traits from the der crate, and can be used for decoding/encoding PKCS#5 AlgorithmIdentifier fields.


pub use der;


Password-Based Encryption Scheme 1 as defined in RFC 8018 Section 6.1.

Password-Based Encryption Scheme 2 as defined in RFC 8018 Section 6.2.


X.509 AlgorithmIdentifier as defined in RFC 5280 Section

Object identifier (OID).


Supported PKCS#5 password-based encryption schemes.

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