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Decrypts data with Blowfish engine in CFB64 mode.

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MBS( "Encryption.DecryptBlowfish"; key; text { ; iv } )


Parameter Description Example value
key The key you want to use. "Hello"
text The text to decrypt. Should be hex encoded bytes from Encryption.EncryptAES. "1234567809ABCDEF"
iv Optional
The initial vector as a text with up to 16 bytes length.


Returns decrypted text.


Decrypts data with Blowfish engine in CFB64 mode.
This function uses UTF-8 for key, text and iv parameters.
For blowfish the key length is limited to 72 characters.
The plugin has no idea to verify if the key is correct. You need to make sure that you check if result is correct, e.g. by using a hash to verify if result is the expected value.
Deprecated. Please move to Encryption.Cipher for new projects.


Simply decrypt a text:

MBS( "Encryption.DecryptBlowfish"; $key; $encrypted )

See also

Example Databases

Encryption.DecryptAES   -   Encryption.DecryptContainerAES

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