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Encrypting users' web data with Grendel

Encrypting users' web data with Grendel

Posted Jan 29, 2010 10:03 UTC (Fri) by bronson (subscriber, #4806)
Parent article: Encrypting users' web data with Grendel

"a cryptographic hash of the username and password as the key into the second table"

So... the user is unable to change his password? I can't imagine it's realistic to update all the rows that contain a user's key!


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Encrypting users' web data with Grendel

Posted Jan 29, 2010 12:56 UTC (Fri) by quotemstr (subscriber, #45331) [Link]

Well, as David Wheeler said, "Any problem in computer science can be solved with another layer of indirection." :-)


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