SSS is a mechanism by which N people may each have a piece of of information, such that when any M people come together the pieces can be used to reproduce a secret – but if only M-1 pieces are brought together, you have zero bits of the secret.
My fork brings more consistent use of
stderr (allowing for
automation of the programs), the ability to make a failure to
memlock a fatal
error, and simplified build/install steps.
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