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British banks consider emoji as password replacement

DougS Silver badge

The new 1234 will be

Four poop emojis...

While there may be 480x emojis as digits, and maybe someday 4800x as many, most people will use a much smaller subset. On my iPhone, the recently used emojis are maintained to make them easier to type - that's where the ones you use for PINs would be, so an attacker would go from 10^4 to maybe 30^4 permutations at most.

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