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User story #16729

Add upgrade note to document how to switch from previous hash function to BCrypt

Added by Elaad FURREEDAN about 2 months ago. Updated about 2 months ago.

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Pending release
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Description

RUDDER used by default SHA512, since version 6.1.0 we replace it by BCrypt (See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bcrypt).
We need to add a note to explain that the user need to manually change the hash function set in /opt/rudder/etc/rudder-users.xml and replace all password.


Related issues

Related to Rudder - Bug #16674: We should use BCrypt by default for storing user's local passwordPending releaseVincent MEMBRÉActions
#1

Updated by Elaad FURREEDAN about 2 months ago

  • Status changed from New to In progress
#2

Updated by Elaad FURREEDAN about 2 months ago

  • Assignee changed from Elaad FURREEDAN to Alexis MOUSSET
  • Pull Request set to https://github.com/Normation/rudder-doc/pull/672
#3

Updated by Anonymous about 2 months ago

  • Status changed from In progress to Pending release
#4

Updated by Elaad FURREEDAN about 2 months ago

  • Related to User story #16720: Add BCrypt support for password encoder message box added
#5

Updated by Elaad FURREEDAN about 2 months ago

  • Related to Bug #16674: We should use BCrypt by default for storing user's local password added
#6

Updated by Elaad FURREEDAN about 2 months ago

  • Related to deleted (User story #16720: Add BCrypt support for password encoder message box)

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