Password encryption Soporte L1 May 31, 2021 06:38 Updated By default, Athento uses the PBKDF2 algorithm with a SHA256 hash, a key stretching mechanism recommended by NIST. This should be sufficient for most users: it is quite secure and requires large amounts of computing time to break. Related articles What password management functionality does Athento allow? What type of hardening or bastioning does Athento apply? Add Users to Team Authentication in Athento How to encrypt an API request and response? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.