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Complex Password Cracking About to Get Faster

Aug 27, 2013, 23:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)

The prevailing wisdom is that longer, more complex passwords and passphrases are more difficult to crack and are more secure for users. While complex passwords and passphrases are still a better approach than simple words and short passwords, new technology out this week will now make it faster to crack longer, complex passwords.

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