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From Stefan Seelmann <>
Subject Re: [DAS] Password Encryption
Date Wed, 11 Apr 2007 20:57:20 GMT

> I'm thinking there should be a small utility
> that comes with the DAS that generates a checksum (md5, sha1)
> of the password that the user wants, and then the user
> puts that in the configuration file.
> After the DAS reads the configuration file, it decrypts
> the password and adds it to the environment map used
> by the connection.

Hm, md5 or sha1 couldn't be decrypted, as you said they are checksums.
What about using Password-based encryption {PBE}?


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