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PHP's Password Hashing API

Run Time 6:07

Among other things, PHP 5.5 included a new API for easily hashing passwords. A single line of code will give you a secure, encrypted, salted hash, that you may then insert into your database. Let's review this API, as well as how Laravel makes use of it - even for those who are still on 5.4.

Publish Date: June 23, 2014