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Windows 7: How Quickly Can Your Password be Cracked?

10 Jun 2012   #1
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10122
 
 
How Quickly Can Your Password be Cracked?

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Security breaches of mind-numbing size like those at LinkedIn and eHarmony.com set crypto- and security geeks to chattering about weak passwords and lazy users and the importance of non-alphanumeric characters to security.

And insisting on a particular number of characters in a password is just pointless security-fetish control freakishness, right?

Nope. The number and type of characters make a big difference.
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