What is the purpose of CSPRNG?

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What is the purpose of CSPRNG?

  • to secure a web site
  • to generate salt
  • to process hash lookups
  • to prevent a computer from being a zombie

Explanation: Salting prevents someone from using a dictionary attack to guess a password. Cryptographically Secure Pseudo-Random Number Generator (CSPRNG) is one way (and the best way) to generate salt.

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