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Re^4: Status of Recent User Information Leak (Mailman Considered Harmful)by LanX (Canon)
|on Aug 01, 2009 at 10:39 UTC||Need Help??|
storing passwords as plaintext?
Guess what, I just got a password reminder from Mailman, with my password und login in cleartext... *
let alone one used by professionals worldwideAnd now, dear tr*ll, have a look at this list... 8)
UPDATE: see Mailman considered harmful
(*) for those unaware, even "magic" p*th*n can't reconstruct a securely hashed password into plaintext!
UPDATE2: Should be noted that Mailman explicitly warns at registration to reuse an important password. Thanks Moritz!