I am new here, and have poked around the site looking for an overview of which hash algorithm to use on the web and why. It seems to be the consensus that SHA-256 or other SHA-2 family algorithms are ...
What is the exact number of rounds employed by the MD5 and SHA512 hashing algorithms? According to various sources, the SHA512 hashing algorithm employs a total of 80 rounds ...
I'm trying to understand the use of GUID and what has always left me wondering is what's so special about them that I should consider using them instead of rolling my own type of unique id. In other ...
if I implement an function which hashes the first half of my password with MD5 and the second half with SHA2 and MD5. Is there a security issue when I put these two hashes together to a 64 character ...