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Password script for web development

Posted on 1998-08-04
Medium Priority
Last Modified: 2013-12-25
I need a password script, that can maintance a large amount of user in an Unix environment.
I do not care about what type of scripting except Perl.  And its need to be semi-hard to crack.
Question by:nguyenly
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SirCaleb earned 600 total points
ID: 1858833
You should use .htaccess and .htgroup files for this....very easy to maintain and it works well on a unix server.  Here is a link with some more information....

Link:   http://announce.com/howtohtaccess.html
Encryption:  http://www.flash.net/cgi-bin/pw.pl

Hope this helps....avoids scripting and this is unbreakable because the passwords are encrypted.

Author Comment

ID: 1858834
You are a life saver or should I say a project saver!

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ID: 1858835
That's great!  I'm glad that worked out for you.

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