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What does Salting the hash mean (is it effective?)

Passwords are the cornerstone of security, preventing unauthorised access to your network, applications, and customer accounts. The challenges of password security include storing them. If you store passwords in a database as plain text, anyone who gains access to the database can read them, just like the words in this explainer. Salting the hash is a technique that protects against this vulnerability.

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