Deprecation: #85027 - SaltedPasswordsUtility::isUsageEnabled()

See Issue #85027

Description

The following method of the saltedpasswords extension has been marked as deprecated:

  • TYPO3\CMS\saltedpasswords\Utility\SaltedPasswordsUtility::isUsageEnabled(), it always returns TRUE.

Impact

Relying on clear-text password storage has been dropped, passwords are always stored as salted password hashes.

Affected Installations

Instances that use third party authentication mechanisms may be affected by the change. The extension scanner will find usages.

Migration

Use the authentication services documented in the core API to not rely on clear-text password storage and the method mentioned above.