Hash verification for downloaded files Home › Forums › Hash verification for downloaded files This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by BrianMiz 3 weeks, 4 days ago. Author Posts January 22, 2020 at 11:47 am #181750 BrianMizMember So, from what I’ve learnt, many websites show the hash for the real file so that we can independently verify the downloaded file’s integrity. But, if someone has compromised the website and replaced the file with a dangerous one, won’t he also change the hash shown on the website to match that of the dangerous file? Or is there any other information I’m missing? Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.