[dba-VB] Encrypt password

Salakhetdinov Shamil mcp2004 at mail.ru
Fri Feb 7 03:14:53 CST 2014

 Hi Paul --

For encryption in a VB.NET program you can use .NET's  System.Security.Cryptography

Have a look at the following samples:

" Cryptography in .NET : Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) "

" .NET Encryption Simplified"


-- Shamil

Friday, February  7, 2014 3:09 AM UTC from Paul Hartland <paul.hartland at googlemail.com>:
>To all,
>I'm starting to write a vb.net app which will link to a sql server
>database, I want the passwords in the user table on the SQL server database
>to be encrypted one way, then if they forget the password can request a new
>one.  Firstly I used to use MD5 when I worked at my last company, but have
>heard this can be cracked, anyone have any other recommendations, I don't
>mind if the password encryption happens on the vb.net app or the sql server
>Thanks in advance for any help.
>Paul Hartland
>paul.hartland at googlemail.com
>dba-VB mailing list
>dba-VB at databaseadvisors.com

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