List News Background articles Commentaries Development/Java IT Security Computer Guides & Tips

The easiest way to integrate encryption into enterprise applications – HissenIT released CrococryptLib

Added at 08/24/2015 by Frank Hissen

HissenIT recently released CrococryptLib for Java: A library for Java back-end, desktop and mobile applications that allows the most easiest integration of encryption and other cryptography operations. No in-depth cryptography knowledge is required to integrate encryption into enterprise applications or software products.

The enterprise license allows unlimited distribution by the licensing organization.

Instead of purchasing expert knowledge, CrococryptLib enables Java or JEE developers to directly integrate strong symmetric encryption and password hashing into applications. This saves a huge amount of budget and development time. CrococryptLib uses industry standards and the powerful technology of the Java Cryptography Extension underneath.

One of the main features of CrococryptLib is the automatic generation of secure crypto parameters and saving them in a single compact format. There is no additional overhead for your application but one single property. If you do not want to deal with questions like key sizes, salt lengths, block cipher modes, initialization vectors or iteration count then CrococryptLib is exactly what you need for your software project.

The defaults automatically used by CrococryptLib are PBKDF2 (PKCS #5) and SHA512 for password hashes and AES 256 Bit in CBC mode for symmetric encryption. Moreover, CrococryptLib integrates various encoding options that you can choose from. You can decide what is best for your application context: binary, Base64, JSON. Moreover, CrococryptLib supports large data streams and files as well.

The trial SDK requires no registration and contains running examples which can be used to directly integrate similar components into own software.

For more information go to the CrococryptLib Homepage.


HissenIT is a small business in Germany focusing on IT security software development and consulting. Owner and computer scientist Frank Hissen has over 19 years experience in various positions as security expert in IT projects. He mainly worked for large businesses but also medium-sized companies. Mr. Hissen is specialized in encryption and other cryptographic technologies.

Categories: News IT Security Development/Java


Post your comment


If you like this page, it would be a great thing if you share it with others:

Mail Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn
reddit Digg StumbleUpon XING
WhatsApp Telegram