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- Default
- Paranoid

You can also decide to use your own *Argon2* or *Scrypt* custom parameters with this package.    
You can also decide to use your own *Argon2* or *Scrypt* custom parameters with this package.
    



How to Use the package


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- Default  : ~interactive.
- Paranoid : file storage.

Custom profiles allow a user to define its own hashing parameters if those default don't fit.     

Custom profiles allow a user to define its own hashing parameters if those default don't fit. 
      


## Public vs Masked parameters


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Commonly password hashing includes hashing parameters in order to provide interoperability.

if no interoperability is needed (outside your authentication needs) and to make things slightly more annoying for a regular 
attacker, you might "mask" your parameters (instead of embedding them in the resulting hash).    
attacker, you might "mask" your parameters (instead of embedding them in the resulting hash).