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Wednesday, May 3, 2017
No more pointless password requirements
You know the struggle – you’re staring at yet another sign-up form, on yet another website, after being asked to create an account in order to proceed.
You give it your best to come up with a password you aren’t already using across your most crucial online accounts and hit submit. Not so fast! “Password must contain at least one uppercase letter.” Okay then, there you go, submit. “Password must contain at least one special character.” Now the password can’t contain the very character you’ve chosen. Sorry, now the “password is too long”.