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 Authentication in Athento What password management functionality does Athento allow? Secure code My Team Can the same user maintain concurrent sessions? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.