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RUSTSEC-2016-0005

rust-crypto is unmaintained; switch to a modern alternative

Issued
Package
rust-crypto (crates.io)
Type
INFO Unmaintained
Details
https://github.com/DaGenix/rust-crypto/issues/440
Patched
no patched versions
Unaffected
  • >0.2.36

Description

The rust-crypto crate has not seen a release or GitHub commit since 2016, and its author is unresponsive.

NOTE: The (old) rust-crypto crate (with hyphen) should not be confused with similarly named (new) RustCrypto GitHub Org (without hyphen). The GitHub Org is actively maintained.

We recommend you switch to one of the following crates instead, depending on which algorithms you need: