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Old 16th February 2011, 12:30   #43
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Originally Posted by osmosis View Post
Right, but was the salt compromised as well?
it's stored in the user table

so ... it's not AS secure as if the salt wasn't compromised

by the way ... I'd say if email addresses (stored in the user table) were compromised, hashed passwords and hash salts are also compromised

it's still a bit of work to retrieve A password (maybe not THE password), but far easier having the salt than without

Is it just me or are shoutcast users getting dumber?
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