Hashing Passwords in Node and Express using bcrypt

Learn how to correctly hash and store your passwords for any web app using node.js and express. The only things you need to take away from the video are:

  • (1.) Don't store passwords in plain text
  • (2.) Hash your passwords using bcrypt

Chapters:

  • 0:00​ Intro
  • 0:30 Hashing with bcrypt
  • 2:30 Other Hashing Algorithms
  • 4:30 Salt
  • 6:30 bcrypt cost factor
  • 9:03 Comparing Passwords
  • 10:28 Express App
  • 16:43 Summary

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