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Sep
9
comment Why is GSM still used?
Slightly off subject but possibly a reason people would want to get off 2G networks - fake towers, b.k.a. Stingrays (TM)
Nov
16
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Nov
16
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May
9
comment Is salting a hash really as secure as common knowledge implies?
@SLaks nice, never heard that
May
9
comment Is salting a hash really as secure as common knowledge implies?
I won't repeat the solid work in what others have said, just that GPUs have made ripping through salted hashes so easy that it makes rainbow tables look cumbersome. Use a real password hash like bcrypt, not MD5
Jul
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Jul
23
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Jul
23
answered Can anyone provide references for implementing web application self password reset mechanisms properly?
Jul
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