Good grammar reduces password security

The following is a press release from Carnegie-Mellon University earlier this month.

– Grammar Undercuts Security Of Long Computer Passwords –

“Pittsburgh – When writing or speaking, good grammar helps people make themselves be understood. But when used to concoct a long computer password, grammar — good or bad — provides crucial hints that can help someone crack that password, researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have demonstrated.”

Read the full release here.

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