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Too many big online brands allow terrible passwords
« on: August 15, 2017, 02:21:54 PM »
Bad passwords, we are told with exhausting regularity, are where users consistently mess up their online security. But might big companies also be at fault for designing weak password behaviour into their websites?

As assessment of the password design of 37 well-known big online websites and apps by password manager company Dashlane ventures an answer: many sites are quite good, a few are improving, and a hard core that includes some of the web’s biggest brands, remain surprisingly sketchy.

https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2017/08/15/too-many-big-online-brands-allow-terrible-passwords/

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