#command #hash #sha3

app sha3sum

sha3sum - compute and check SHA3 message digest

2 releases

0.1.5 Mar 24, 2021
0.1.4 Sep 30, 2019

#110 in Cryptography

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sha3 utilities: Print or check SHA3 digests

Command line that wraps sha3 lib from RustCrypto/hashes.
Commands and options are similar to the GNU Linux command shaXXXsum


  • Using cargo install sha3sum (you need rust toolschain)
  • Download binary from Download section
    • Uncompress archive.
    • (optional) Check the binary 'sha3sum -c sha3sum.hash'
    • With linux you may use ./install.sh which just copy files to the system


  • Get help: sha3sum --help
  • Create for a file an hash Sha3-256 sha3sum -a 256 <path to file>
  • Create for all file in repository with Keccak512 sha3sum -a Keccak512 <path>
  • Create an hash for a text file using text mode sha3sum -a 384 -t <path to file>
  • Create for a file an hash Sha3-256 with output BSD style sha3sum -a 256 --tag <path to file>
  • Read SHA3 sums from the FILEs and check them sha3sum -c <path to file>


  • 0.1.5 Update dependencies and Rust version and solve some new Clippy warning's
    • Remove OpenBuild rpm's
  • 0.1.4 Add spec files for binaries packages rpm's and generic install

Sources from Bitbucket git clone https://bitbucket.org/kurdy/sha3sum.git


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