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New Security Update and Password Hashes

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After upgrading to 5.1.9 my API code broke.


I tracked it down to the password hash I was generating from the user inputted password. It's not matching what is returned by the Get Client Details API call: http://docs.whmcs.com/API:Get_Clients_Details


I am hashing the user inputted password properly using the salt in the form of;


$newpassword = md5($salt.$request_password);


And it was working fine before the update.


Was there a change to the way passwords are hashed in 5.1.9?


Is anyone having a similar issue?




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This issue has been resolved. It was related to how the script was written and a possible change in the latest 5.1.9 update which broke it. Basically variable names were being sent with single quotes around them.

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