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  • v. Present participle of hash.


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  • The reason for the love of hashing is that it is one-way.

    What really happened at Ma.gnolia and lessons learned | FactoryCity

  • Gore was a talky candidate who believed in hashing things out, and he put his own family traumas on the record.

  • One method is called "hashing," which creates specific, anonymous strings of numbers and letters from plain text data such as your name or phone number.

    Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis

  • Sony clarified on its PlayStation blog Monday that user passwords were protected using a method called hashing, which isn't strictly encryption, but makes use of a cryptographic algorithm.

    CBC | Top Stories News

  • My point is that although password hashing is a very wise practise, there are situations in which the plaintext is necessary, and with careful design a plaintext password store can be made no weaker in security than the rest of the system.

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  • The group tackled organizational business, namely hashing out a structure for the nonprofit corporation they would form.

    Interstate 69

  • Please be assured that eHarmony uses robust security measures, including password hashing and data encryption, to protect our members' personal information. Top Stories

  • The issue was in jBCrypt, a library we use for password hashing, and is outlined here.


  • You can read more about password hashing in MySQL 5.1 here

    Planet MySQL

  • Added secure password hashing functions (hmac based salting + different hash methods)

    Planet Python


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