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youhaodeyi
3rd September 2008, 06:37 AM
I use Fedora Core 9 and want to know which encryption method the OS use, MD5 or DES. How can I know this?

SlowJet
3rd September 2008, 07:32 AM
For user account passwords look In Gnome Menu, System, Authentication, Options TAB

Shadow Passwords
SHA512

It used to be SHA256 not long ago.

SJ

youhaodeyi
3rd September 2008, 07:34 AM
For user account passwords look In Gnome Menu, System, Authentication, Options TAB

Shadow Passwords
SHA512

It used to be SHA256 not long ago.

SJ

Is this information recorded somewhere in the OS?

SlowJet
3rd September 2008, 08:21 AM
The results are in
/etc/shadow

SJ