Wrapper that implements best practices for storing passwords based on scrypt with a random salt.
a string of length one with a password
a hash string of length one generated by
The password_store function returns an ASCII encoded string which contains the result of a memory-hard, CPU-intensive hash function along with the automatically generated salt and other parameters required to verify the password. Use password_verify to verify a password from this string.
# Example password password <- "I like cookies" # Hash is what you store in the database hash <- password_store(password) # To verify the password when the user logs in stopifnot(password_verify(hash, password))