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comment Tool for public key cryptography where password is the private key?
@ThomasPornin Would deterministically generating the private key from a password be more secure if using a key derivation function, such as PBKDF2 using a fixed salt? Or perhaps using some other deterministic way of deriving a more secure key from the password?