Wednesday, September 07, 2011

Why complex passwords may be less secure than you think

I'll be rethinking passwords in this blog, and what you can do to make authenticating with passwords more secure.

Technically, adding a single non-letter character to an English word would indeed prevent a dictionary attack. Yes, a bad one!

"I needed a password eight characters long so I picked Snow White and the Seven Dwarves."

Very good article : www.eventlogblog.com