Hashing Passwords in Node and Express using bcrypt

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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


  • 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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