Question1Replies46Views×Close popoverDevi Pattanaik (Dev_Pattanaik) Accenture Solutions Pvt.Ltd Application Development Senior Annalyst Accenture Solutions Pvt.Ltd IN View Profile Dev_Pattanaik Member since 2015 2 posts Accenture Solutions Pvt.Ltd Posted: September 9, 2019Last activity: September 11, 2019Posted: 9 Sep 2019 1:12 EDTLast activity: 11 Sep 2019 14:07 EDT Closed Hash algorithm upgrade in Pega 6.2 SP2Hi Team,Currently our application is on Pega 6.2 SP2 version and there is no pr-config setup for Hash algorithm validation.From security perspective, our client is planning to upgrade either one of the below Hash algorithm:1. MD52. SHA-13. SHA-2Can any one please suggest the approach for this or any relevant article to refer the same ? System Administration Upgrades ×Close popoverFacebookTwitterLinkedinEmail Copy Link Copied! Moderation Team has archived post This thread is closed to future replies. Content and links will no longer be updated. If you have the same/similar Question, please write a new Question. Posted: 1 year agoPosted: 11 Sep 2019 14:07 EDT×Close popoverSyl Schinco (SylSchinco_GCS) PEGA Technical Solutions Engineer Pegasystems Inc. US View ProfileSylSchinco_GCS PEGA replied to Dev_PattanaikIn the 7.2.2 release, we made bcrypt - the current 'gold standard' in one way hash algorithms - the default. This was released December 2016. https://community.pega.com/knowledgebase/using-bcrypt-hashing-algorithm-password-property-types In 7.1.7, we made SHA-256 and SHA-512 available: https://community.pega.com/knowledgebase/release-note/password-hashing-using-sha-256sha-512 You should consider upgrading the application to take advantage of these and other security features and updates in the most recent versions. The current version is 8.3.