I hash my passwords like so;
hash('sha256', $_POST['password'], date('y/m/d'))
Now say a password that is 'aaa' enters my mysql table like so;
Now when I go in to edit anything on that row, it will disregard some characters and change it to something along the lines of;
I have tried changing all the unicode settings for the mysql connection, the database, tables, and the individual row. I am using PDO, and InnoDB.
Am I doing something daft?!?