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'Cuddly' German chat app slacking on hashing given a good whacking under GDPR: €20k fine

A.P. Veening Silver badge

Re: You brought up an interesting point

"Could the developer get away with just base 64 encoding users details?"

That would depend on the technical expertise of the watch dog, but I doubt it. Besides that, base 64 encoding is rather inefficient, at least for storage.

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