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The Man Who Wrote Those Password Rules Has a New Tip: N3v$r M1^d!
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roy
2017-08-08 14:34:23 UTC
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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/
n***@sbcglobal.net
2017-08-08 18:24:05 UTC
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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.
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