Koha::AuthUtils - utility routines for authentication
use Koha::AuthUtils qw/hash_password/; my $hash = hash_password($password);
This module provides utility functions related to managing user passwords.
my $hash = Koha::AuthUtils::hash_password($password, $settings);
my $salt = Koha::Auth::generate_salt($strength, $length);
For general password salting a
weak is recommend, For generating a server-salt a
strong is recommended
'strong' uses /dev/random which may block until sufficient entropy is acheived. 'weak' uses /dev/urandom and is non-blocking.
$length is a positive integer which specifies the desired length of the returned string