Data::Password::Entropy - Calculate password strength

Information entropy, also known as *password quality* or *password strength* when used in a discussion of the information security, is a measure of a password in resisting brute-force attacks. There are a lot of different ways to determine a password...

ZERO/Data-Password-Entropy-0.08 - 21 Nov 2013 17:01:34 GMT - Search in distribution

perlfunc - Perl builtin functions

The functions in this section can serve as terms in an expression. They fall into two major categories: list operators and named unary operators. These differ in their precedence relationship with a following comma. (See the precedence table in perlo...

RJBS/perl-5.22.0   (6 reviews) - 01 Jun 2015 17:51:59 GMT - Search in distribution


This is a command-line interface to the Perl module Crypt::HSXKPasswd, a module designed to generate secure memorable passwords inspired by Steve Gibson's Password Hay Stacks ( and the famous 'correct horse battery st...

BARTB/Crypt-HSXKPasswd-v3.6 - 11 Aug 2015 20:41:42 GMT - Search in distribution
  • Crypt::HSXKPasswd - A secure memorable password generator inspired by Steve Gibson's Passord Haystacks (, and the famous XKCD password cartoon (

Data::Password - Perl extension for assessing password quality.

This module checks potential passwords for crackability. It checks that the password is in the appropriate length, that it has enough character groups, that it does not contain the same characters repeatedly or ascending or descending characters, or ...

RAZINF/Data-Password-1.12   (1 review) - 16 Jan 2015 21:23:13 GMT - Search in distribution

App::lcpan - Manage your local CPAN mirror

PERLANCAR/App-lcpan-0.54 - 09 Oct 2015 04:57:06 GMT - Search in distribution

Net::SSLeay - Perl extension for using OpenSSL

Net::SSLeay module contains perl bindings to openssl (<>) library. COMPATIBILITY NOTE: Net::SSLeay cannot be built with pre-0.9.3 openssl. It is strongly recommended to use at least 0.9.7 (as older versions are not tested during...

MIKEM/Net-SSLeay-1.72   (2 reviews) - 21 Sep 2015 21:54:16 GMT - Search in distribution

Session::Token - Secure, efficient, simple random session token generation

This module provides a secure, efficient, and simple interface for creating session tokens, password reset codes, temporary passwords, random identifiers, and anything else you can think of. When a Session::Token object is created, 1024 bytes are rea...

FRACTAL/Session-Token-1.502   (1 review) - 19 Sep 2015 13:41:44 GMT - Search in distribution

Crypt::Diceware - Random passphrase generator loosely based on the Diceware algorithm

This module generates a random passphrase of words based loosely on the Diceware <> algorithm by Arnold G. Reinhold. A Diceware passphrase consists of randomly selected words chosen from a list of over seve...

DAGOLDEN/Crypt-Diceware-0.005 - 15 Jul 2014 16:58:38 GMT - Search in distribution

Win32::CryptData - Perl wrapper for Win32 CryptProtectData and CryptUnprotectData functions.

Interface to Win32 Crypto API functions and data structures, needed to perform data encryption and decrtyption. Typically, only a user with logon credentials matching those of the encrypter can decrypt the data. In addition, decryption usually can on...

LMASARA/Win32-CryptData-0.02 - 12 Aug 2004 06:33:46 GMT - Search in distribution


Frequently encountered problems (warnings and fatal errors) and their troubleshooting....

SHAY/mod_perl-2.0.9   (4 reviews) - 18 Jun 2015 21:16:34 GMT - Search in distribution

Crypt::XkcdPassword - see

Yet another password generator module inspired by <>. Constructor * "new(%attr)" Creates a new generator. A single generator can be used to generate as many passwords as you like. Attributes This is a Moo-based class. * "words" An...

TOBYINK/Crypt-XkcdPassword-0.009 - 13 Sep 2014 20:04:09 GMT - Search in distribution

Data::Password::Common - Check a password against a list of common passwords

This module installs a list of over 557,000 common passwords and provides a function to check a string against the list. The password list is taken from InfoSecDaily at <>. (They claim their li...

DAGOLDEN/Data-Password-Common-0.004 - 04 Nov 2013 18:29:30 GMT - Search in distribution

Crypt::XKCDCommon1949 - xkcd password style wordlist provider

Crypt::XKCDCommon1949 providers a simple wordlist based on the 1949 english words most frequently occurening in newspapers published by <> (which is in turn based on data published at <

MARKF/Crypt-XKCDCommon1949-1.00 - 20 Apr 2013 12:03:31 GMT - Search in distribution

Filter::Crypto::CryptFile - Encrypt (and decrypt) Perl files

This module provides a single function called "crypt_file()" for converting files to/from an encrypted state in which they can be run via Filter::Crypto::Decrypt. The function takes either a pair of open filehandles (one to read from and one to write...

SHAY/Filter-Crypto-2.07   (1 review) - 28 Feb 2015 13:38:44 GMT - Search in distribution

Dancer::Plugin::Passphrase - Passphrases and Passwords as objects for Dancer

JAITKEN/Dancer-Plugin-Passphrase-2.0.1 - 09 Feb 2014 13:21:36 GMT - Search in distribution

Crypt::PerfectPaperPasswords - Steve Gibson's Perfect Paper Passwords

From <> GRC's "Perfect Paper Passwords" (PPP) system is a straightforward, simple and secure implementation of a paper-based One Time Password (OTP) system. When used in conjunction with an account name & password, the indi...

ANDYA/Crypt-PerfectPaperPasswords-0.06 - 29 May 2009 19:34:12 GMT - Search in distribution

Dancer2::Plugin::Passphrase - Passphrases and Passwords as objects for Dancer2

HVOERS/Dancer2-Plugin-Passphrase-3.0.2 - 10 Mar 2015 12:53:08 GMT - Search in distribution

Authen::Passphrase::Crypt16 - passphrases using Ultrix crypt16 algorithm

An object of this class encapsulates a passphrase hashed using the "crypt16" hash function found in Ultrix and Tru64. Do not confuse this with the "bigcrypt" found on HP-UX, Digital Unix, and OSF/1 (for which see Authen::Passphrase::BigCrypt). This i...

ZEFRAM/Authen-Passphrase-0.008   (2 reviews) - 04 Feb 2012 14:08:39 GMT - Search in distribution

Data::Password::Check::JPassword - Check a password's strength

This module implements the jPassword strength algorythim in pure Perl. The algorythim is pretty simple: * Leading and trailing spaces are stripped way; * Each character is placed in one of 5 categories: uppercase (A-Z), lowercase (a-z), numbers (0-9)...

GWYN/Data-Password-Check-JPassword-0.02 - 03 Sep 2013 18:41:41 GMT - Search in distribution

Authen::Passphrase::SaltedSHA512 - Safe, Sane, and Simple passphrase salting, hashing and authentication.

Authen::Passhprase::SaltedSHA512 is designed to simplify the process of generating random salt for, and a salted hash of a user supplied passphrase. It is also designed to easily authenticate a user supplied passphrase against a given salt and hash. ...

DAVIDO/Authen-Passphrase-SaltedSHA512-0.07 - 05 Mar 2013 19:35:51 GMT - Search in distribution