Why would you need a salt for AES-CBS when IV is already randomly generated and stored with the encrypted data?
I was looking at this code and came across these comments which says encrypting without a salt is insecure. Why would it be insecure when you are already using a random IV for each value? I think the ...
I'm trying to implement AES-256-GCM in Ruby. Ruby's OpenSSL wrapper library and aead library both clearly seem to believe that OpenSSL itself supports this. However, neither 0.9.8r (which I had ...