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Cryptographic hash function

Cryptographic hash function

Mathematical hash function that is cryptographically secure and has the properties of collision resistance, hiding, and puzzle friendliness

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Cryptographic hash function is a hash function that takes as an arbitrary amount of data as input, applying some algorithm, and generating a fixed-sized output data. This alphanumeric string output value is also referred to as "hash value", "checksum", or "digital fingerprint."

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