I read at crackstation not to use these variants of bcrypt* ($1$, $2$, $2a$, $2x$, $3$),but I've used bcrypt ($2a$) in various sensitive implementations recently. Can any security expert clarify why ...
After all these articles circulating online about md5 exploits, I am considering switching to another hash algorithm. As far as I know it's always been the algorithm of choice among numerous DBAs. Is ...