changing md5 hashed for sha
wojtek at wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl
Sat Jun 23 14:09:43 UTC 2012
>>> been recommended changing md5 for something more secure in the
>>> sense of being more expensive to crack.
>> is md5 that easy to crack?
> It has been discussed recently, cf
> or virtually the first half of
wasn't aware md5 is really risky. thanks.
anyway - as long as someone don't actually get /etc/master.passwd it
doesn't matter, it could be even plaintext here.
If someone can get /etc/master.passwd then he/she most probably already
got root priviledge :)
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