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From Ben Laurie <...@links.org>
Subject Re: md5crypt passwords
Date Thu, 21 Jun 2012 09:57:32 GMT
On Thu, Jun 21, 2012 at 10:53 AM, Issac Goldstand <margol@beamartyr.net> wrote:
> On 21/06/2012 12:40, Ben Laurie wrote:
>> 4. Use something that is hard to optimise in hardware (ideally).
> And what about massive sites that need the crypto HW to manage the
> concurrent logins?

I have never come across a site where login causes significant load.
They may exist, but I figure they can do their own thing for
passwords...

> Yes, you're making it harder on the hackers, but also potentially on our
> users.
>
> ...Or did I just put my foot in my crypto-clueless-mouth?
>
>  Issac
>

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