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Using bcrypt to hash and validate passwords

Using bcrypt to hash and validate passwords: Advanced Express
Using bcrypt to hash and validate passwords: Advanced Express

Storing passwords in plain text is a bad practice because it exposes them in case the server is exploited. That's why you add a method to the schema that automatically encrypts and password stored. Additionally, implement a method to validate a given password.

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