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Sphinx mixnet crypto

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Author: David Stainton
License: GPL3
sphinx mix network crypto for python

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This code has not been formally audited by a cryptographer. It therefore should not
be considered safe or correct. Use it at your own risk!


Read the Sphinx paper:

**Sphinx: A Compact and Provably Secure Mix Format**
by Ian Goldberg and George Danezis


This is a crypto library for writing mix networks.
The code was forked from Ian Goldberg's reference implementation.


This crypto library is binary compatible with the golang sphinx crypto library:


Both projects contain the same unit test vectors.


You should install into a python virtual env.

Install pylioness from here:


You can install it like this::

pip install git+

and then install this package::

pip install git+

Keywords: python,mixnet,cryptography,anonymity
Platform: UNKNOWN
Classifier: Intended Audience :: Developers
Classifier: License :: OSI Approved :: GNU General Public License v3 (GPLv3)
Classifier: Topic :: Security :: Cryptography
Classifier: Programming Language :: Python :: 2
Classifier: Programming Language :: Python :: 2.7
Classifier: Programming Language :: Python :: 3
Classifier: Programming Language :: Python :: 3.5

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