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hmac.h

// Copyright (c) 2006-2008 The Chromium Authors. All rights reserved.
// Use of this source code is governed by a BSD-style license that can be
// found in the LICENSE file.

// Utility class for calculating the HMAC for a given message. We currently
// only support SHA1 for the hash algorithm, but this can be extended easily.

#ifndef BASE_HMAC_H_
#define BASE_HMAC_H_

#include <string>

#include "base/basictypes.h"
#include "base/scoped_ptr.h"

namespace base {

// Simplify the interface and reduce includes by abstracting out the internals.
struct HMACPlatformData;

class HMAC {
 public:
  // The set of supported hash functions. Extend as required.
  enum HashAlgorithm {
    SHA1,
    SHA256,
  };

  explicit HMAC(HashAlgorithm hash_alg);
  ~HMAC();

  // Initializes this instance using |key| of the length |key_length|. Call Init
  // only once. It returns false on the second or later calls.
  bool Init(const unsigned char* key, int key_length);

  // Initializes this instance using |key|. Call Init only once. It returns
  // false on the second or later calls.
  bool Init(const std::string& key) {
    return Init(reinterpret_cast<const unsigned char*>(key.data()),
                static_cast<int>(key.size()));
  }

  // Calculates the HMAC for the message in |data| using the algorithm supplied
  // to the constructor and the key supplied to the Init method. The HMAC is
  // returned in |digest|, which has |digest_length| bytes of storage available.
  bool Sign(const std::string& data, unsigned char* digest, int digest_length);

  // TODO(albertb): Add a Verify method.

 private:
  HashAlgorithm hash_alg_;
  scoped_ptr<HMACPlatformData> plat_;

  DISALLOW_COPY_AND_ASSIGN(HMAC);
};

}  // namespace base

#endif  // BASE_HMAC_H_

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