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Lost In Translation

Matthew Green, a noted cryptographer and assistant professor of research at Johns Hopkins University, referring to a statement from an eBay spokesperson on the length the company took to protect user passwords using an obfuscation technique called salting and hashing.

"I immediately translate 'sophisticated and proprietary hashing and salting' to 'OMG we assigned that to the intern who got busted for pot.'"

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