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Bug 891173 - sys-apps/portage: replace all uses of MD5 hash
Summary: sys-apps/portage: replace all uses of MD5 hash
Alias: None
Product: Portage Development
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Core (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Portage team
Depends on:
Reported: 2023-01-17 05:04 UTC by Michał Górny
Modified: 2023-03-11 23:47 UTC (History)
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Description Michał Górny archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2023-01-17 05:04:34 UTC
Perhaps a tracker.

While there's no real "security" problem to be dealt with here, general insecurity/deprecation of MD5 may pose problems in the future.  In the end, BLAKE2 should be faster (and probably more portable, given we've dropped support for old Python versions) anyway, so…