Using CipherSweet (PHP)

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Understanding CipherSweet's Features and Limitations

CipherSweet is an implementation of PIE's searchable encryption design, which combines semantically secure authenticated encryption with "blind indexes" of the plaintext.

At a super high level overview:

Installing CipherSweet

We recommend using Composer to manage PHP dependencies, especially CipherSweet.

composer require paragonie/ciphersweet:^2

The source code for CipherSweet is available on Github.

Next: Setting up CipherSweet at Run-Time