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? Is there password masking? Add Users to Team Is it possible to have a mixed authentication method? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.