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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)

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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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