Digital Human: Risk (Series 6 Episode 1) by Bernard Tyers on Mixcloud Today’s Digital Human 1)BBC Radio 4 Digital Human Programme with Aleks Krotoski covered human perception of risk in the “online age”. “Our brains are still running security software designed to protect us against lions, tigers and bears and we haven’t run an update […]
We all know some horrible software application, some horrible website where this password policy is enforced. ＹＯＵＲ ＰＡＳＳＷＯＲＤ ＭＵＳＴ ＣＯＮＴＡＩＮ Ａ ＤＹＩＮＧ ＷＯＭＡＮ＇Ｓ ＬＡＳＴ ＢＲＥＡＴＨ， ＴＨＲＥＥ ＭＹＳＴＩＣ ＲＵＮＥＳ， ＡＮＤ ＴＨＥ ＳＥＣＲＥＴ ＮＡＭＥ ＯＦ ＧＯＤ — ugh, alchemy jokes (@tehaveragejoel) August 13, 2014 Death to stupid password policies.
From Joy of Tech comic strip. I’m not exactly sure “password” was ever a good password. I think it was more a case of the majority of people choosing not to exploit bad passwords.