Understanding Cryptographic Hashing

How does Hashing Work?

What’s the purpose of Hashing?

  1. Storing sensitive data that we don’t want to be recovered, such as passwords
  2. Looking up data quickly, such as a hash table
  3. Verifying the integrating of data

What Hashing variations are there?

How has hashing improved over the years?

How does hashing protect against data recovery?

2 + 8 = 10
1 + 9 = 10
2 + 8 = 10
3 + 7 = 10
4 + 6 = 10
5 + 5 = 10
6 + 4 = 10
7 + 3 = 10
8 + 2 = 10
9 + 1 = 10

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