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Re: [SOLVED]- FOUND OTHER DOCUMENTATION Encrypting a password to MD5

by davido (Archbishop)
on Nov 13, 2012 at 01:39 UTC ( #1003535=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to [SOLVED]- FOUND OTHER DOCUMENTATION Encrypting a password to MD5

Digest::MD5 (A core module). The security of the MD5 hash function is severely compromised.

Prefer alternatives such as Digest::Bcrypt, or Digest::SHA (using SHA-2). Authen::Passphrase is a nice tool that provides easy access to various safe alternatives (as well as some less secure alternatives).

Anyway, you've marked this [SOLVED], but might want to re-think it.


Dave

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