News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Jeremy Kendall:
PHP Password Hashing A Dead Simple Implementation
January 08, 2014 @ 11:48:23

In this recent post to his site Jeremy Kendall shares some of his thoughts about password hashing and a new library he's written to help make it simpler - event with an existing password hashing method in place.

We all know to encrypt passwords for highest level of security. Unfortunately, too many do it [the wrong way]. While there was never any excuse for getting it that wrong, there's now no excuse for getting it wrong at all. Developers, meet the new(-ish) PHP password hashing functions (and the userland implementation password-compat).

He shows how to use this password hashing correctly with the "default" hash and how to store that in the database. His Password Validator library aims to help make this even simpler and adds in other features like rehashing and upgrading of legacy passwords. The remainder of the post shows how to use the library for these functions and how to persist them in the tool's storage decorator and interface functionality.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
password hashing implementation validator opensource library

Link: http://jeremykendall.net/2014/01/04/php-password-hashing-a-dead-simple-implementation/

blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Matt Stone's Blog: Using the Zend Framework ACL Library in Codeigniter

The Code of a Ninja: Salt, Hash and Store Passwords Securely with Phpass

Eirik Hoem's Blog: VCL/PHP followup

Douglas Clifton's Blog: Open-source Server-side Web Application Frameworks

Builder.com.au: 10 questions to ask when selecting open source products for your enterprise


Community Events

Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


language opinion community version interview series wordpress introduction framework security podcast laravel5 release list extension php7 library laravel api voicesoftheelephpant

All content copyright, 2015 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework