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Submission + - Researchers Show Names are Weak Passwords (lightbluetouchpaper.org)

Sub Zero 992 writes: Security researchers at Cambridge University have analysed Facebook's gigantic list of human names. We have known for many years that using password recovery questions such as "What is your pet's name?" are weak alternatives to real security. So the question is, what will replace passwords as authentication tokens?
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Researchers Show Names are Weak Passwords

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