Password hashing algorithms

Simon Perreault nomis80 at
Wed Jun 13 20:35:24 PDT 2001

On Wednesday 13 June 2001  7:04, Kristoffer Ekelund wrote:
> I have a sort of silly question, but I can't seem to find any answer to it
> on my own. What hashing algorithm is used by the password handling
> programs on a LFS system (as per "by the book")

People have already answered the second part of your questions, I'll answer 
the first: DES.

Simon Perreault -- Public key:
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