Bad Grammar Make Bestest Password, Research Say

Tagged: password, research, security, Technology
Source: Slashdot - Read the full article
Posted: 1 year 34 weeks ago

"NewScientist reports, 'Along with birthdays, names of pets and ascending number sequences, add one more thing to the list of password no-nos: good grammar.' Researchers from Carnegie Mellon University seem to have developed a password cracking algorithm that targets grammatically correct passwords. Can bad grammar really make your password secure?"

 

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Razear
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So does this mean that 7-year olds with Facebook accounts make the most secure passwords?