Removed: PASSWORD() - Generating Password Hash

Q

How to convert a password into a hash value with the default hashing algorithm using the PASSWORD() function?

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A

PASSWORD(password) is a MySQL built-in function that converts a password into a hash value with the default hashing algorithm.

Note that PASSWORD() is no longer supported. It was:

  Introduced MySQL 4.0.
  Removed in MySQL 8.0.

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