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Joomla 11.1 JUserHelper::getCryptedPassword


Formats a password using the current encryption.

public static function getCryptedPassword (
        $salt= ''
        $encryption= 'md5-hex'
Parameter Type Default Description
$plaintext string The plaintext password to encrypt.
$salt string The salt to use to encrypt the password. [] If not present, a new salt will be generated.
$encryption string 'md5-hex' The kind of pasword encryption to use. Defaults to md5-hex.
$show_encrypt boolean false Some password systems prepend the kind of encryption to the crypted password ({SHA}, etc). Defaults to false.
  • Returns string The encrypted password.
  • Defined on line 296 of libraries/joomla/user/helper.php
  • Referenced by

See also

  • Joomla 11.1 JUserHelper::getCryptedPassword source code on BitBucket
  • Joomla 11.1 Class JUserHelper
  • Joomla 11.1 Subpackage User
  • Other versions of JUserHelper::getCryptedPassword

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