bcrypt VS scrypt

Compare bcrypt vs scrypt and see what are their differences.

bcrypt

Haskell bindings for bcrypt (by A1kmm)

scrypt

Haskell bindings to Colin Percival's scrypt implementation. (by informatikr)
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bcrypt scrypt
0 0
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0.0 0.0
almost 5 years ago about 7 years ago
C C
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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bcrypt

Posts with mentions or reviews of bcrypt. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning bcrypt yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

scrypt

Posts with mentions or reviews of scrypt. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning scrypt yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing bcrypt and scrypt you can also consider the following projects:

blake2 - A Haskell library providing BLAKE2

ecdsa - ECDSA stuff in Haskell

xxhash - Haskell implementation of the XXHash algorithm

cryptohash-sha256 - Fast, pure and practical SHA-256 implementation

PBKDF2 - WARNING: This package is broken. Do not use it.

ed25519 - Minimal ed25519 Haskell package, binding to the ref10 SUPERCOP implementation.

spake2 - SPAKE2 key exchange protocol for Haskell

hspkcs11 - PKCS#11 binding library for Haskell (experimental)

cipher-blowfish - DEPRECATED by cryptonite; A collection of cryptographic block and stream ciphers in haskell