[Dovecot] PLAIN-MD5 password scheme with salt?
email at steffenweber.net
Thu Feb 8 12:03:59 UTC 2007
Timo Sirainen wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-02-07 at 17:01 +0100, Steffen Weber wrote:
>> Can Dovecot append or prepend a salt to a password before hashing
> Yes, but then it's called SMD5 and not PLAIN-MD5. If you want to use
> both of them at the same time, prefix all the existing passwords with
Thank you for the quick reply. But how do I tell Dovecot which salt it
should use to hash the password sent by the email client before it is
compared to the one stored in the database?
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