mdc2(3) OpenSSL mdc2(3)NAME
MDC2, MDC2_Init, MDC2_Update, MDC2_Final - MDC2 hash function
unsigned char *MDC2(const unsigned char *d, unsigned long n,
unsigned char *md);
void MDC2_Init(MDC2_CTX *c);
void MDC2_Update(MDC2_CTX *c, const unsigned char *data,
unsigned long len);
void MDC2_Final(unsigned char *md, MDC2_CTX *c);
MDC2 is a method to construct hash functions with 128 bit output from
block ciphers. These functions are an implementation of MDC2 with DES.
MDC2() computes the MDC2 message digest of the n bytes at d and places
it in md (which must have space for MDC2_DIGEST_LENGTH == 16 bytes of
output). If md is NULL, the digest is placed in a static array.
The following functions may be used if the message is not completely
stored in memory:
MDC2_Init() initializes a MDC2_CTX structure.
MDC2_Update() can be called repeatedly with chunks of the message to be
hashed (len bytes at data).
MDC2_Final() places the message digest in md, which must have space for
MDC2_DIGEST_LENGTH == 16 bytes of output, and erases the MDC2_CTX.
Applications should use the higher level functions EVP_DigestInit(3)
etc. instead of calling the hash functions directly.
RETURN VALUESMDC2() returns a pointer to the hash value.
MDC2_Init(), MDC2_Update() and MDC2_Final() do not return values.
ISO/IEC 10118-2, with DES
SEE ALSOsha(3), EVP_DigestInit(3)HISTORYMDC2(), MDC2_Init(), MDC2_Update() and MDC2_Final() are available since
0.9.7d 2002-04-30 mdc2(3)