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Father of Unix Ken Thompson checkmated: Old eight-char password is finally cracked

keithpeter
Coat

"I'm still looking for a solution compatible with no extra software AND very bad (say geriatric) memory."

There comes a time when you just need a small black book and a pen. Then you can do things like take the first two letters of each word in a text, or use a Playfair type grid &c.

https://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2014/03/choosing_secure_1.html

Coat: mine's the one with the All Weather Notebook in the pocket

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