Class 13 Prep Review
Describe how encryption works.
What is a downside of encryption? And what is a solution, with regard to password storage, to that downside?
What are the characteristics of a good hash function?
What are the two basic, reusable functions that you will need to create in order to use password hashes and what do they do? (Refer to your
- Describe what a rainbow table is, how it can be used by hackers, and what our solution to this vulnerability is.