BouncyCastle 1.8.2

The Bouncy Castle Crypto package is a C\# implementation of cryptographic algorithms and protocols, it was developed by the Legion of the Bouncy Castle, a registered Australian Charity, with a little help! The Legion, and the latest goings on with this package, can be found at []( In addition to providing basic cryptography algorithms, the package also provides support for CMS, TSP, X.509 certificate generation and a variety of other standards such as OpenPGP.

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Install-Package BouncyCastle -Version 1.8.2
dotnet add package BouncyCastle --version 1.8.2
<PackageReference Include="BouncyCastle" Version="1.8.2" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add BouncyCastle --version 1.8.2
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Release Notes

Defects Fixed
DTLS now supports records containing multiple handshake messages.

Additional Features and Functionality
TLS: support for ClientHello Padding Extension (RFC 7685).
TLS: support for ECDH_anon key exchange.
BCrypt implementation added.
BLAKE2b and BLAKE2s implementations added.
GOST R 34.11-2012 implementation added.
DSTU-7564 message digest implementation added.
SM2 signatures, key exchange, and public key encryption implementations added.


This package has no dependencies.

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
1.8.5 438,157 3/25/2019
1.8.4 449,610 11/2/2018 266,298 10/2/2018
1.8.2 1,006,670 4/14/2018
1.8.1 4,228,722 4/26/2016
1.7.0 1,933,382 4/30/2011