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Re: Fwd: Rainbow Tables Aug 06 2013 05:04PM
Michael Peppard (mpeppard impole com)
"Finally, given salt predominantly in use in modern password hash
schemes, pen testing in realistic modern conditions, are rainbow
tables still of value?"

The sole purpose of salt is to make rainbow tables extinct. It has no
other value as crackers have P(p+s) and P(s+p) brute force and
dictionary ...

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