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message digest

A condensed text string that has been distilled from the contents of a text message. Its value is derived using a one-way hash function and is used to create a digital signature. See digital signature and MD5.
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A keyed-Hash Message Authentication Code (HMAC or KHMAC), is a type of message authentication code (MAC) calculated using a specific algorithm involving a cryptographic hash function in combination with a secret key.
MD5 is also a cryptographic hash function that had been widely used before the development of SHA-1.
In recent years, the rapid advancement of cryptanalytic technologies[6] such as SHA-1 and MD5[7], capable of deciphering cryptographic hash functions, have increased the requirement for new types of hash functions that feature the properties to withstand this progress.
2) one-way transformations including truncation and one-way cryptographic hash functions
SHA hash functions are a set of cryptographic hash functions designed by the National Security Agency (NSA) and published by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) as a U.
SEEBURGER was one of only five companies that agreed to participate in testing the SHA-2 cryptographic hash functions, reflecting its early response to emerging market developments and readiness to handle B2B and MFT projects for organizations signing messages using SHA-2.
Data de-duplication product manufacturers employ cryptographic hash functions to perform checksum processing because of their ability to produce unique fingerprints from unique data patterns.
In addition, the DataFort platform now incorporates enhanced system security features, including hardware-based SHA-512 cryptographic hash functions.

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