SHA256 checksum in ports
kris at obsecurity.org
Sun Dec 18 10:28:04 PST 2005
On Sun, Dec 18, 2005 at 09:12:22PM +0300, Igor Pokrovsky wrote:
> Is anyone knows what was the reason to add SHA256 checksum check
> in ports? Why MD5 was insufficient?
Enough progress has been made towards breaking MD5 that it is no
longer considered safe to rely on for these purposes.
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