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This library will allow you to interact with Red October using Python.

Project description

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Python Red October Library

This library allows you to interact with a remote Red October Instance using Python.

Red October is a cryptographically-secure implementation of the two-person rule to protect sensitive data. From a technical perspective, Red October is a software-based encryption and decryption server. The server can be used to encrypt a payload in such a way that no one individual can decrypt it. The encryption of the payload is cryptographically tied to the credentials of the authorized users.

Authorized persons can delegate their credentials to the server for a period of time. The server can decrypt any previously-encrypted payloads as long as the appropriate number of people have delegated their credentials to the server.

This architecture allows Red October to act as a convenient decryption service. Other systems, including CloudFlare’s build system, can use it for decryption and users can delegate their credentials to the server via a simple web interface. All communication with Red October is encrypted with TLS, ensuring that passwords are not sent in the clear.

Installation

  • Install Python requirements pip install -r ./requirements

Setup

A pre-existing Red October server is required to use this library.

Known Issues / Road Map

  • Installation, setup, usage - in ReadMe

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Contributors

Maintainer

LasLabs Inc.

This module is maintained by LasLabs Inc.

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