alpine 3.6
crypto weakness #4

The use of a broken or risky cryptographic algorithm.

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Weakness Breakdown


Warning code(s):

The crypt functions use a poor one-way hashing algorithm; since they only accept passwords of 8 characters or fewer and only a two-byte salt, they are excessively vulnerable to dictionary attacks given today's faster computing equipment.

File Name:

./src/JohnTheRipper-1.8.0-jumbo-1/src/SKEY_jtr_plug.c

Context:
static void md5_f(unsigned int *crypt, unsigned char *in, int len) {

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