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Re^5: Password Encryption and Decryption

by grantm (Parson)
on Mar 27, 2012 at 00:25 UTC ( #961796=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^4: Password Encryption and Decryption
in thread Password Encryption and Decryption

Hashed passwords are great if your purpose is to check whether a given password is valid.

Which is what I understand the original requirements to be. They are a bit unclear - I interpreted them as needing to check a password, you interpreted them as needing a password in clear text (perhaps to pass to a DB or something else).


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