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Sixtysix

Re: Best password advice I ever had?

"I use a formula, a secret and complex formula but I only have to remember the formula."

"The formula uses cues from the context of the login to construct a password, so ...I can just reconstruct it..."

Sounds like me for most web logins: the only issue I have relates to the fact that some sites have nasty rules (no repeating characters) don't allow some symbols (*) or insist on lengths that do work (7<pasword>12), so I have alternates - sometimes takes three passes to work out what variant I'm coping with!

For banking and email I stick to more secure hashes from KeyPass.

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