The bcrypt encryption algorithm can now be used to encrypt passwords.
To encrypt passwords using bcrypt, add the following to portal-ext.properties:
Warning: Switching password encryption algorithm after the portal database has been created is not currently supported.
Also, Liferay Portal can now handle user passwords in LDAP servers that are stored using bcrypt. To enable this, add the following to portal-ext.properties:
To distinguish the new bcrypt encryption algorithm with the existing crypt encryption algorithm, CRYPT has been renamed to UFC-CRYPT.
If your portal-ext.properties contains one of the following lines
it must be replaced with