hugoramirez - 2:20 pm on Sep 21, 2013 (gmt 0)
I've more or less stopped writing my own login systems ever since I ran into this little gem:
But anyway, md5 is no longer the recommended method for hashing passwords. Using bcrypt is the "better" approach. If you want to do some reading on why using bcrypt is better, this might help:
Basically, the guy points out that hashing algorithms are built for speed, which is bad for password storage.