Thinking Out Loud

October 24, 2012

Decrypting SHA1 Password

Filed under: Uncategorized — mdinh @ 1:32 pm

In my previous post, I have written about data privacy and how data destruction and encryption may be viable methods.

Then, I was in awe when a colleague was showed me how easily SHA1 encryption can be decrypted.

Chose your passwords carefully.

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1 Comment »

  1. That’s not a decrypter; it’s a reverse lookup. It’ll only work if they happen to have added the input you’re looking for to the map.

    Comment by Nandeesh — February 1, 2013 @ 2:22 pm | Reply

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