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Re: For example, if a developer defined MD5 as a hash ...

In that case, why do the md5 comparison at all? If you're going to do a bit for bit comparison regardless?

I wouldn't use MD5 for anything, not because it's all that likely that there will be an issue today, but because code tends to live for a lot longer than we developers generally think.

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