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

Zonker Zoggs
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Re: You brought up an interesting point

Base64 would certainly not suffice, as its an encoding, not encryption:

https://stackoverflow.com/questions/4070693/what-is-the-purpose-of-base-64-encoding-and-why-it-used-in-http-basic-authentica

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