I mean, say you were writing professional grade software that would involve sensitive client information. (Take this in the context of me being an amateur programmer.) Would you use hlib and hmac? ...
I have a betting type site where I publish a number (between 0-100) that is encrypted. Then after a period of time, I would review what the number is and prove it with a key to decrypt the encrypted ...
I want to store an encrypted string (specifically, email addresses) in a database. I'm currently using Python and MySQL. I was initially going to use MySQL's AES_ENCRYPT/DECRYPT to handle it, but then ...