[clug] [OT] all text passwords == secure?

Scott Ferguson scott.ferguson.clug at gmail.com
Sat Aug 25 19:42:47 MDT 2012

In a hyperbolic article about computer security in The Canberra Times:-
Microsoft chief security adviser James Kavanagh advices:-
pick good passwords, stringing three to four words together. Example:

But wait, there's more. Sadly.
Dumb triumphs over stupid in a competition of words for the biggest pile
of FRUD. That's R for Ridiculous.

Nope - no MS campaign here (seriously), just journalistic stupidity
milking ignorance and spreading confusion about an internet crime.

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