RbNaCl VS SecureHeaders

Compare RbNaCl vs SecureHeaders and see what are their differences.


Ruby FFI binding to the Networking and Cryptography (NaCl) library (a.k.a. libsodium) (by RubyCrypto)
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RbNaCl SecureHeaders
1 1
956 3,002
0.3% 0.5%
2.8 7.1
7 days ago about 1 month ago
Ruby Ruby
MIT License Apache License 2.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of RbNaCl. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of SecureHeaders. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-08-06.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing RbNaCl and SecureHeaders you can also consider the following projects:

Metasploit - Metasploit Framework

BeEF - The Browser Exploitation Framework Project

Clamby - ClamAV interface to your Ruby on Rails project.


Brakeman - A static analysis security vulnerability scanner for Ruby on Rails applications

Rack::Protection - NOTE: This project has been merged upstream to sinatra/sinatra

TSS - Threshold Secret Sharing - A Ruby implementation of Threshold Secret Sharing (Shamir) as defined in IETF Internet-Draft draft-mcgrew-tss-03.txt

Hashids - A small Ruby gem to generate YouTube-like hashes from one or many numbers. Use hashids when you do not want to expose your database ids to the user.

Rack::Attack - Rack middleware for blocking & throttling

bundler-audit - Patch-level verification for Bundler