[arch-general] Upgrading password hashes

Kevin Chadwick ma1l1ists at yahoo.co.uk
Mon Jul 9 06:58:34 EDT 2012

> further:
> http://stackoverflow.com/a/1561245/404019
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bcrypt
> ... i can't find any literature suggesting sha512 decreases your
> security, and no reason to bother switching.  both are good solutions.

This is interesting WRT memory usage. Whether it's a reason to bother
switching or coding in the first place is still debatable of course.



 Why not do something good every day and install BOINC.

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