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- update blowfish to 1.2 (Solar Designer)

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pierrejoye committed Jul 18, 2011
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  3. +267 −114 ext/standard/crypt_blowfish.c
  4. +32 −0 ext/standard/crypt_blowfish.h
  5. +2 −2 ext/standard/php_crypt_r.h
@@ -1,6 +1,8 @@
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+- Improved core functions:
+ . Updated crypt_blowfish to 1.2. ((CVE-2011-2483) (Solar Designer)
14 Jul 2011, PHP 5.3.7 RC3
- Zend Engine:
@@ -51,27 +51,40 @@ SUCH DAMAGE.
6. ext/standard crypt's blowfish implementation
+The crypt_blowfish homepage is:
This code comes from John the Ripper password cracker, with reentrant
and crypt(3) interfaces added, but optimizations specific to password
cracking removed.
-Written by Solar Designer <solar at> in 1998-2002 and
-placed in the public domain.
+Written by Solar Designer <solar at> in 1998-2011.
+No copyright is claimed, and the software is hereby placed in the public
+domain. In case this attempt to disclaim copyright and place the software
+in the public domain is deemed null and void, then the software is
+Copyright (c) 1998-2011 Solar Designer and it is hereby released to the
+general public under the following terms:
+Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
+modification, are permitted.
-There's absolutely no warranty.
+There's ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY, express or implied.
It is my intent that you should be able to use this on your system,
-as a part of a software package, or anywhere else to improve security,
+as part of a software package, or anywhere else to improve security,
ensure compatibility, or for any other purpose. I would appreciate
it if you give credit where it is due and keep your modifications in
the public domain as well, but I don't require that in order to let
you place this code and any modifications you make under a license
of your choice.
-This implementation is compatible with OpenBSD bcrypt.c (version 2a)
-by Niels Provos <provos at>, and uses some of his
+This implementation is mostly compatible with OpenBSD's bcrypt.c (prefix
+"$2a$") by Niels Provos <provos at>, and uses some of his
ideas. The password hashing algorithm was designed by David Mazieres
-<dm at>.
+<dm at>. For more information on the level of compatibility,
+please refer to the comments in BF_set_key() and to the crypt(3) man page
+included in the crypt_blowfish tarball.
There's a paper on the algorithm that explains its design decisions:
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