OpenSSL vs Virgil Security

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Virgil Security vs OpenSSL: What are the differences?

What is Virgil Security? We make every developer into an applied cryptologist. Virgil consists of an open-source encryption library, which implements CMS and ECIES(including RSA schema), a Key Management API, and a cloud-based Key Management Service.

What is OpenSSL? Full-featured toolkit for the Transport Layer Security and Secure Sockets Layer protocols. It is a robust, commercial-grade, and full-featured toolkit for the Transport Layer Security (TLS) and Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocols. It is also a general-purpose cryptography library.

Virgil Security and OpenSSL can be primarily classified as "Security" tools.

Some of the features offered by Virgil Security are:

  • End-to-end encryption
  • Passwordless authentication
  • Data verification

On the other hand, OpenSSL provides the following key features:

  • Robust
  • Commercial-grade
  • Transport Layer Security

Virgil Security is an open source tool with 138 GitHub stars and 12 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Virgil Security's open source repository on GitHub.

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    What is OpenSSL?

    It is a robust, commercial-grade, and full-featured toolkit for the Transport Layer Security (TLS) and Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocols. It is also a general-purpose cryptography library.

    What is Virgil Security?

    Virgil consists of an open-source encryption library, which implements CMS and ECIES(including RSA schema), a Key Management API, and a cloud-based Key Management Service.

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