[Tutor] Why I'm learning Python (OT and long)
Thu, 30 Aug 2001 11:29:07 -0700 (PDT)
On Thu, 30 Aug 2001, Sheila King wrote:
> Here's some code I was looking at today that I COMPLETELY DON'T GET:
Don't worry too much about it --- neither does the author.
""" There are actually two versions of crypt() out there. The older one
uses DES encryption, and the newer one uses an MD5 hash. I don't really
understand either of them. """
Hmmm. *grin* Anyway, there's a book by Bruce Schneier called "Applied
Cryptography" that has a introduction to MD5 hashing:
I've only glanced at it, but it looks like good reading.