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Title : OpenSSL - Generate Psuedo Random Passwords
Author : Remy van Elst
Date : 26-07-2013
URL : https://raymii.org/s/snippets/OpenSSL_Password_Generator.html
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This a snippet to generate a psuedo random password fast via the command line
with OpenSSL. It generates a number of random bytes, which can either be output
raw, as Base64 or as HEX. The Base64 output is a good password most of the time.
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openssl rand -base64 NUMBER
openssl rand -hex NUMBER
openssl rand -base64 48
openssl rand -base64 10
openssl rand -hex 48
openssl rand -hex 8
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