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From "Robert Andersson" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] storing mysql-connection data
Date Sun, 24 Nov 2002 23:18:01 GMT
Tom Ray wrote:
> This would be more of a PHP or mySQL list question. Since mysql passes
> the information plain text and then encrypts the password to compare the
> encryption stored in the password field in the user table...

I could be wrong, but I'm pretty sure a MySQL client sends the password as
MD5 encrypted digest string which the server compares to enrypted password
in the user table.

Robert Andersson

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