[wp-hackers] Password Generation

Dion Hulse (dd32) wordpress at dd32.id.au
Thu Oct 6 09:25:25 UTC 2011

I gather you're doing a direct SQL conversion and not through PHP/including
WordPress uses "PHPAss" hashes, you can find the function responsible here:

On 6 October 2011 20:14, Scott Wilcox <scottw at lesniakswann.com> wrote:

> Hello,
> I've written a script to process a complex import of users from one system
> into wordpress. The only part I'm having issue with is generating each users
> password, as from the database they don't' appear to be straight MD5 hashes
> of passwords.
> Can anyone shed any light on the correct way to generate passwords?
> Are they concatenated salt and hashes?
> --
> Scott Wilcox
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