Generating AES key by hashing login password?
dan at geek.com.au
Fri Aug 29 17:20:08 EDT 2008
On Fri, Aug 29, 2008 at 09:01:26PM +0000, Muffys Wump wrote:
> Master Password: hash(hash(login_password))
> Would this be a good idea if we've used this generated hash as a key for AES?
> Would the hashing be secure enough against different kinds of attacks?
You want to look at something like PKCS#5 for generating keys from passphrases.
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