Tag: passwords

  • Somewhere, this is true.

    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.

  • Lorrie Faith Cranor on usable passwords

    An excellent TEDx talk by Lorrie Faith Cranor ((Lorrie Faith Cranor’s website)) on passwords used by users. It’s a combination of some of her previous research into passwords used by users. Cited research: Correct horse battery staple: Exploring the usability of system-assigned passphrases ((Shay, Patrick Kelley, Komanduri, Mazurek, Ur, Vidas et al))