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Decrypts data with Blowfish engine in CFB64 mode.

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


Parameter Description Example value
key The key you want to use. "Hello"
text The text to encrypt. "Hello World"
iv Optional
The initial vector as a text with up to 16 bytes length.


Returns encrypted text encoded as hex.


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.
Deprecated. Please move to Encryption.Cipher for new projects.


Simply encrypt a text:

MBS( "Encryption.EncryptBlowfish"; $key; $text )

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Created 18th August 2014, last changed 12nd May 2015

Encryption.EncryptAES   -   Encryption.EncryptContainerAES

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