Re: A question about passwords and login/authentication
From: Pavol Luptak (pavol.luptak_at_i.cz)
Date: Tue, 15 Mar 2005 14:53:50 +0100 To: "Roman L. Daszczyszak II" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Roman L. Daszczyszak II wrote:
> I have heard that many *nix flavors used to default to using DES as
> their password storage algorithm, but recently many Linux flavors tend
> to use MD5 hashes instead, which are more secure to brute force attacks.
Try blowfish instead MD5
Available in the most Linux distributions.
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