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The site does only provide a rainbow table (a lookup of the possible text from the hash). So it is simple a database with all hashes saved (so far because a user has entered the text for the searched hash before). If you enter a hash value (e.g. ...


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Simple Answer: Rainbow Tables This site save every Hashvalue you Entered to Hash it. So it could reverse search it in his own database.


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The point of strong password hashing functions is to make password processing slow so that attackers find it harder to run a brute force attack on your password. Unfortunately it makes it slower for you too; this is the limit of the exercise. At best, you make the function n times slower for you and n times slower (with the same n) for the attacker; but the ...



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