SHA Broken and Bcrypt to Store Password

Posted: March 5, 2005 in Uncategorized
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There was a great debate on whether to follow md5,sha1 or any otehr algorithm for security related issue.However nobody had tried to break the logics and succeed however eventually got some link on same:-

sha1 broken have a look

Update:-

See http://codahale.com/how-to-safely-store-a-password/ on how to store password using bCrypt. Also worth reading future adaptable password scheme http://static.usenix.org/events/usenix99/provos.html

 

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