Why Do Some Companies Not Upgrade All Their Hash Passwords To Enhanced Versions? Meet Enhanced Entropy

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We have the mighty Troy Hunt coming along this week to chat to our students. One thing he outlined from the Have I Been Pwnd? web site, is that quite a few data breaches that he analysed have a mixture of old hashes (eg MD5) and new hashes (eg Bcrypt). This means that when a company moves over to Bcrypt, they do not…

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Prof Bill Buchanan OBE FRSE
ASecuritySite: When Bob Met Alice

Professor of Cryptography. Serial innovator. Believer in fairness, justice & freedom. Based in Edinburgh. Old World Breaker. New World Creator. Building trust.