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CVE-2012-3287: md5crypt is no longer considered safe
From: phk () FreeBSD org
Date: Fri, 8 Jun 2012 00:04:49 GMT
The LinkedIn password incompetence has resulted in a number of "just use md5crypt and you'll be fine" pieces of advice
on the net.
Since I no longer consider this to be the case, I have issued an official statement, as the author of md5crypt, to the
Please find something better now.
Thanks for using my code.
- CVE-2012-3287: md5crypt is no longer considered safe phk (Jun 08)