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  • Passwords - Source News Week

    Originally posted by magicman on IRC, see what you are missing not being on IRC.

    <magicman> passwords

    I have mixed feelings about passwords, I like 2 factor authentication methods myself. I feel we aren't teaching people how to create strong passwords, I feel this is more of a problem then passwords themselves.

    Last edited by xor; December 12, 2009, 13:26.
    Just because you can doesn't mean you should. This applies to making babies, hacking, and youtube videos.

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    Re: Passwords - Source News Week

    Originally posted by xor View Post
    Nothing terribly new for the people here. The article should have spent more time on the lack of support for passphrases by many organizations. Also (as much as I love the idea of Identity 2.0), it would have been nice to see some mention of OpenID and the potential for increased security with respect to the average user.