[standards-jig] Re: [Foundation] Last Minute JEP 78 Concerns

Casey Crabb crabbkw at nafai.dyndns.org
Tue May 27 20:37:49 UTC 2003


To address Tijl's concerns of this not buying safety from others who
use the same system:

I propose we sha1(streamID + sha1(userPassword + serverHostName))

This protects the password from external systems, and other jabber
systems alike.

It accomplishes what Diz wants with protecting the password from being
used on other systems; and addresses some of Tijl's concerns with
other security systems using the same sha1(streamID +
sha1(userPassword)) auth mechanism.

Does this make sense?

--
Casey
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