Hashing and Salting


  • Read this: https://crackstation.net/hashing-security.htm. Not all of it, unless you really want to, just enough to answer these questions.
  • In 2-3 sentences explain hashing and why it is important
  • Describe each of the ways passwords are cracked
  • In 2-3 sentences, explain what salting does and why it is important.