Important: #85833 - saltedpasswords extension merged into core extension¶
The previously available system extension
saltedpasswords has been removed as its
functionality has been merged into
core. All functionality is still available but
renamed related to a better Hashing API.
This resolves a hard cross-dependency between
since TYPO3 v6 as it was a sane default to properly use password hashes.
Backwards compatibility is given by automatic upgrades of settings when visiting the Install Tool.
For composer-based installations this means the dependency to
can safely be removed via
composer remove typo3/cms-saltedpasswords, although this is
not mandatory due to the fact that
typo3/cms-core is noted as a replacement for
saltedpasswords in its
In some edge-cases for non-composer-based installations it might be necessary to remove
saltedpasswords entry from
Any checks for
third-party extensions which were not necessary (as saltedpasswords had to be installed
at any time anyways), can safely be removed.