Business terms and jargon explained. Your business dictionary
What is MD5
This is an abbreviation for Message-Digest algorithm 5. It is a widely-used cryptographic hash function with a 128-bit hash value. Used for file authentication, checksum, check digits, fingerprints, ciphers and error detecting. See Universal Hash and HMAC Generator.
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