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From Ben Laurie <>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Short Term Plan: Add Security Management Capabilities to Tomc
Date Sat, 16 Oct 1999 22:27:06 GMT
Harish Prabandham wrote:
> Any one way hash algorithm is good enough. The point that James was
> making was to use the MD5 algorithm that every JDK ships with....

I don't think I contested that point, but James suggested (and I think I
remember) that SHA-1 was also available. What I did contest was that
crypt() was not one way. It is.




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