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Re: (ITS#7977) Supported PBKDF2-SHA256 and PBKDF2-SHA512

Tsukasa HAMANO wrote:
> Hi, Howard
> At Wed, 05 Nov 2014 09:32:43 +0000,
> Howard Chu wrote:
>> Any particular reason you've decreased the iterations from 60000 to 10000?
> It was too slow when stretching 60000 on powerless server.
> My tiny VM needed over 1sec if iterate 60000 by PBKDF2-SHA512.
> RFC recommends more than 1000 iterations, it would be safe enough 10000 iterations.
> FYI: http://security.stackexchange.com/questions/3959/recommended-of-iterations-when-using-pkbdf2-sha256

OK. I've committed it without any changes, thanks for the patch.

> It is desirable to be able to change the operator, but slapasswd does
> not read slapd.conf so I was stuck.
> I'm planning to change slappasswd that accept iteration count in the future.
> Thank you.

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