EVP_SHA3_224(3ssl) OpenSSL EVP_SHA3_224(3ssl)

EVP_sha3_224, EVP_sha3_256, EVP_sha3_384, EVP_sha3_512, EVP_shake128, EVP_shake256 - SHA-3 For EVP

#include <openssl/evp.h>
const EVP_MD *EVP_sha3_224(void);
const EVP_MD *EVP_sha3_256(void);
const EVP_MD *EVP_sha3_384(void);
const EVP_MD *EVP_sha3_512(void);
const EVP_MD *EVP_shake128(void);
const EVP_MD *EVP_shake256(void);

SHA-3 (Secure Hash Algorithm 3) is a family of cryptographic hash functions standardized in NIST FIPS 202, first published in 2015. It is based on the Keccak algorithm.

The SHA-3 SHA-3-224, SHA-3-256, SHA-3-384, and SHA-3-512 algorithms respectively. They produce 224, 256, 384 and 512 bits of output from a given input.
The SHAKE-128 and SHAKE-256 Extendable Output Functions (XOF) that can generate a variable hash length.

Specifically, EVP_shake128 provides an overall security of 128 bits, while EVP_shake256 provides that of 256 bits.

Developers should be aware of the negative performance implications of calling these functions multiple times and should consider using EVP_MD_fetch(3) with EVP_MD-SHA3(7) or EVP_MD-SHAKE(7) instead. See "Performance" in crypto(7) for further information.

These functions return a EVP_MD structure that contains the implementation of the message digest. See EVP_MD_meth_new(3) for details of the EVP_MD structure.


evp(7), EVP_DigestInit(3)

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2024-04-28 3.3.0