[Standards] SHA-1 use in XMPP
xramtsov at gmail.com
Thu Jun 22 18:10:07 UTC 2017
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:13:08 +0100
Dave Cridland <dave at cridland.net> wrote:
> Well, MD5 is brute-forceable now - you can clock up a lot of them per
> second on a stolen AWS account.
> The advice I'm hearing is that SHA-1 will be in range within a couple
> of years at the current rate of weakening.
Well, yes, there also reverse SHA1 tables exist  which make it
trivial to reverse short passwords, but all this has nothing in common
with SHA1 collisions, as far as I know.
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