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How Not to Write an API

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Deeper problem (Score: 5, Insightful)

by mth@pipedot.org on 2014-03-10 15:06 (#CG)

It is not just a bad idea to return a password through an API; a properly designed application wouldn't even be able to offer such an API call because it would store password hashes instead of actual passwords.

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Time Reason Points Voter
2014-03-10 15:08 Underrated +1 mth@pipedot.org
2014-03-10 15:08 Informative +1 bryan@pipedot.org
2014-03-10 22:33 Insightful +1 unimatrix@pipedot.org
2014-03-11 07:37 Insightful +1 hager@pipedot.org

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