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PostPosted: Tue Sep 03, 2019 3:47 pm 
Post subject: phpBB passwords

Another big site just go hacked.

I'm not sure what method of password storage is used here, but the assumption that some vulnerability in the DB or the webserver may expose data beyond the control of the phpBB software itself may not be out of order.

I have a few spare cycles if throwing bodies at a task like updating an encrypt method and modifying code to allow two password tables to exist (one for users that have not yet updated their PW and another table for users that have updated their PW) might help.

Kyle Brazell
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