Reply to post: Re: Nothing wrong with insecure passwords

It's 2016 and idiots still use '123456' as their password


Re: Nothing wrong with insecure passwords

Do I misremember that one alleged capability of gov't INT is to track people that re-use a password that is sufficiently unique? (Remember that in many schemes, the password travels from the keyboard to the server protected only by SSL/TLS. In fact, it might be "educational" to log people's failed passwords and go rattling doors with that, too. "Did I re-use my X password or my Y password here? Oh, it must have been the other one.")

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