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Re: scrypt ASICs - litecoin N, r, p settings - Re: Revisiting the SHA1 default password hash

Emily Backes wrote:
> It's sounding like the newer and more complicated hashes have a lot of configurable
> features that may need site-local tuning.  Should these be part of e.g. slapd.conf
> config or be settings embedded in the value format for later clarity, like
> {HASHNAME:attr=val,attr=val,attr=val}SnVzdCBhbiBleGFtcGxlLCBzaWxseQ==

Somewhat both.

Like in the past the password-hash should allow to set the current local security policy
for setting new passwords but old password values should still be valid for authentication.

Ciao, Michael.

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