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Date: Wed, 3 Oct 2012 13:56:37 +0200
From: Gregor Pintar <>
Subject: Re: crypt() non-DES support

2012/10/3, Szabolcs Nagy <>:
> * Daniel Cegie?ka <> [2012-10-03 09:16:02 +0200]:
>> We already have SHA3 finalist:
> note that crypt is a password based key derivation function
> that is supposed to be (configurably) slow, protected against
> dictionary attacks and collision resistant (used for password
> verification mostly), while sha* is a secure hash that is
> supposed to be fast and collision resistant (used for integrity
> protection and digital signatures mostly)

You can increase number of rounds.

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