Comprehensive integrity verification with md5deep

Thursday, 23 August 2007, 7:57 PM EST

Most of the ISO images and other software you grab off the Internet come with a message digest -- a cryptographic hash value that you can use to verify their integrity. While almost all Linux distributions come with utilities to read and generate digests using MD5 and SHA1 hash functions, the md5deep utilities can do that and more.

At Linux.com

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