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Guide to strengthen Logins of migrated vBulletin users

AlexT

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Guide to strengthen Logins of migrated vBulletin users (version 1.0) - Convert their password hashes from MD5 to SHA256

For those folks who have migrated from vBulletin and would like to strengthen the logins of your migrated users, here's a little tweak for you.

Note: Only mess with an authentication method if you know what you're doing. Otherwise be prepared for unintended security holes.

vBulletin uses the MD5 hash to store user passwords in the database. These hashes are migrated and XenForo will continue to use them indefinitely for your migrated users (through the vBulletin authentication...
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