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Meaning of Skein

It is a hash function which combines speed, simplicity and security as part of cryptocraphic family.

Note: Cryptographic family plays important roles in securing data structure of the technology behind Cryptocurrency which is Blockchain.

Developed: 2008

Developer(s): Niels Ferguson, Stefan Lucks, Bruce Schneier, Doug Whiting, Mihir Bellare, Tadayoshi Kohno, Jon Callas and Jesse Walker


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