worth it's salt in security
ambassador at fourthworld.com
Wed Jun 6 22:32:34 EDT 2018
Brian Milby wrote:
> From the dictionary:
> The password and salt value are combined and scrambled to form the key
> and IV which are used as described above. The key derivation process
> is the same as that used in the openSSL utility. A 16-byte salt prefix
> is prepended to the encrypted data, based on the salt value. This is
> used in decryption.
Are we talking about hashing or encrypting?
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