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Re: Encrypting Credit card numbers

by TStanley (Canon)
on Apr 21, 2001 at 23:44 UTC ( #74465=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Encrypting Credit card numbers

I work for an online payment processing company, and our software stores the CC number
in the database using the Blowfish encryption method. You could store the key needed to
encrypt/decrypt the data in an initialization file and read it in from there.

TStanley
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Comment on Re: Encrypting Credit card numbers
Re: Re: Encrypting Credit card numbers
by little (Curate) on Apr 21, 2001 at 23:54 UTC
    And every kind cracker would not read that initialization file?
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