[ncolug] France Outlaws Hashed Passwords
- From: Kory Pounds <kory.pounds@xxxxxxxxx>
- To: NCOLUG <ncolug@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, Naomi Somerlade <somerlade@xxxxxxxxx>, Thom Fabian <thomfabian@xxxxxxxxx>, Rob Whisler <robert.whisler@xxxxxxxxx>, Erica Johnson <bakerchik23@xxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 7 Apr 2011 08:48:26 -0400
Everyone, This French law would force storage of passwords as plain text. Even though this is being employed only in France, I was outraged when I heard of this. I originally saw this at Slashdot. What do you think of it: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-12983734 Kory Pounds -- www.oncedead.com It is not what you do that determines who you are, it is who you are that determines what you do. To unsubscribe send to ncolug-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field.