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Which of the following cryptographic attacks would salting of passwords …?

Which of the following cryptographic attacks would salting of passwords render ineffective?

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A.
Brute force

B.
Dictionary

C.
Rainbow tables

D.

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6 Comments on “Which of the following cryptographic attacks would salting of passwords …?

  1. JohnnyMac says:

    So not Mike Meyers is correct, its C. Rainbow attacks are against the hashed passwords stored on a computer and salt is added to the end of a password prior to hashing, to increase security. The end-user has nothing to due with the salt. Brute Force and Dictionary attack the actual password prior to salt being added.




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