Jay Jay - 9 months ago 69
MySQL Question

PHP storing password in cookie

Is there a relatively secure way to store the password in the browser cookie (for remembering the login information) in the cookie without creating an extra column for hash in database?
Thanks.

Answer Source

Store a salted hash of the password in the cookie

$salt = 'snfcikkfbnvekrew';
$cookie_value = md5($salt . $password);