Post by roy Remember the famous password cartoon? https://xkcd.com/936/ The NIST now agrees https://www.wsj.com/article_email/the-man-who-wrote-those-password-rules-has-a-new-tip-n3v-r-m1-d-1502124118-lMyQjAxMTA3ODA5ODIwMDg3Wj/
At some point we're going to need a new system of authentication other than passwords yet something that isn't invasive. Ed Snowden even recommends a phrase than these crazy NIST passwords. I always hate it when I try to use a phrase and get an error that I needed numbers and special characters.