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Charles 9 Silver badge

Re: Advice from Aunty, regarding HTTP websites

No, because hackers aren't stupid. Those kinds of mnemonics can be easily figured out, and if you try to mangle them to make them harder to remember, you make them harder for YOU to remember. Even xkcd's famed method has flaws, especially as the site count rises (Now was it correcthorsebatterystaple or donkeyenginepaperclipwrong?)

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