misc/117934: Add support for SHA-256 and SHA-512 password hashes
kris at FreeBSD.org
Sat Nov 10 08:10:02 PST 2007
The following reply was made to PR bin/117934; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Kris Kennaway <kris at FreeBSD.org>
To: David Magda <dmagda+fbugs at ee.ryerson.ca>
Cc: freebsd-gnats-submit at FreeBSD.org
Subject: Re: misc/117934: Add support for SHA-256 and SHA-512 password hashes
Date: Sat, 10 Nov 2007 17:09:39 +0100
David Magda wrote:
>> Number: 117934
>> Category: misc
>> Synopsis: Add support for SHA-256 and SHA-512 password hashes to crypt()
>> Confidential: no
>> Severity: non-critical
>> Priority: low
>> Responsible: freebsd-bugs
>> State: open
>> Class: sw-bug
>> Submitter-Id: current-users
>> Arrival-Date: Fri Nov 09 02:40:00 UTC 2007
>> Originator: David Magda
>> Release: N/A
> We're organized?
> Ulrich Drepper at Red Hat has a released an extension to crypt() to support SHA-256 and SHA-512 in password hashes:
> It has also been reviewed by people at IBM, HP, and Sun. He has released sample code into the public domain.
> It would be cool if it could be integrated in FreeBSD.
A good first step would be for you to submit a patch.
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