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Posted on 2006-04-04
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Dear All,

I am supposed to encrypt and decrypt password in my application. I have been given Acme.crypto package.This package contains various encryption and decryption algorithms such as and

These algorithms are quite popular over  the intenet users.

Does anyone has got idea about the basic difference between and

Can someone provide me with the documentation part of the algorithms.


Question by:nikhilbansal
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    DES3 is meant to be safer
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    check this doc, it's all about DES:
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    Author Comment

    Hi All,

    Is there any java sample code which uses

    I need it on urgent basis.



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