On May 27, Kristofer Pettersson wrote:
> Sergei Golubchik skrev 2011-05-27 11:24:
> > Just curious, why do you guys want new authentication plugin
> > that uses sha256 and salt?
> > Was the current (double SHA2) security found flawed?
> There is no evidence that it is flawed and there is no evidence of
> successful cryptographic attacks.
I see. Good to know.
> > Or you just like it salted?
> Yes. It is suppose to make it more difficult to construct MySQL
> specific rainbow tables.
We even tried to use salted hashes once, but had to revert it.
I hope you will be more successfull at it.