tmwserv Password Encryption Patch

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Re: tmwserv Password Encryption Patch

Post by leeor_net » Sat Mar 29, 2008 4:29 pm

Which becomes the problem with that method, although it is a particularly effective one (long strings with uncommon characters would take months, if not years, for a table generator to come up with everything, not to mention the sheer size of such a table.).

However, a possible solution to this would be a new server message, APMSG_RESET_PASSWORD that could be issued if/when a server name changes. That message could also be used if/when a user loses his/her password, they can go through an 'I forgot my password' dialog of sorts that would allow them to recover it.
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