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Security Now
Episode 005


Security Now: 005

News & Errata

  • This episode was recorded live in Toronto

Topic

  • A good password will have upper and lower alphanumeric characters as well as punctuation marks
  • You cold also use your keyboard as a algorithm device, by moving up one row or shifting to the left of right
  • Don't reuse important passwords for banking, ecommerce, or stock portfolio
  • Google lets you append things to your gmail address by adding a + and then some text. It will still come to your gmail account
  • Built in password managers are more susceptible to attack because they are part of the browser


Notable Quotes

External Links

  • Steve's notes on passwords [1]
  • Show transcripts [2]
  • Download this episode [3]
  • Download 16kb version of this episode[4]

Production Information

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