Password Selection

Discussion in 'Computers' started by Gromett, Jul 19, 2011.

  1. Gromett

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    I used to have to hack into my colleagues' accounts in their absence (and without their knowledge) and, knowing a little about their personal lives, I could access about 75% within a couple of minutes.
    Most of the rest were based on numeric progression: if password1 didn't work, they had probably changed it to password2.

    For the few accounts that I couldn't crack, I would wait until their owners came in in the morning and say 'What's the password on your account?'
    No-one ever refused to tell me :Doh:
     
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    I use a password generator for my network stuff, just search on google for one.
     
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    Bump.. the link is worth reading
     
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