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4 November 2013

So Not Only Did Adobe Not Follow Passwo

by Code Monkey

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Plattner{.author-photo}Adam Plattner{.author} - 2013-11-04 13:11:18-0500[

So not only did Adobe not follow password best practices by encrypting vs hashing passwords, they improperly use the block mode 3DES encryption.  How many reputation damaging stories will it take before large corporations start putting some effort in protecting their customers data?\ \ Go here to see if your email was in the list that was stolen: \ \ side note: out of 38 million adobe users who data was stolen, 2 million users had the following password: “123456”  …. really people?

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Adobe confirms stolen passwords were encrypted, not hashed

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