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docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/access-protection/hello-for-business/hello-why-pin-is-better-than-password

Apr 5, 2017 ... Windows Hello in Windows 10 enables users to sign in to their device using a PIN. How is a PIN different from (and better than) a password .

www.passworddragon.com/password-vs-passphrase

Just to put everyone on the same page, a password as you know it is typically composed of not more than 10 letters or symbols, or a combination of both. It could ...

security.stackexchange.com/questions/135590/why-is-using-a-password-manager-better-than-a-simple-passwords-txt-file

Sep 1, 2016 ... With a password manager, your passwords are not stored in plaintext on your computer. In other words, even if a malicious actor gains access ...

arstechnica.com/business/news/2012/03/passphrases-only-marginally-more-secure-than-passwords-because-of-poor-choices.ars

Mar 14, 2012 ... Passphrases only marginally more secure than passwords because of ... Matt Weir, who focused on password cracking for his PhD at Florida ...

resources.infosecinstitute.com/password-security-complexity-vs-length

Dec 8, 2015 ... The strength of a password is seen as a function of how complex and/or ... concern and a gateway to breaches that can affect more than just the ...

blog.keepersecurity.com/2017/03/07/pin-vs-password-whats-the-difference

Mar 7, 2017 ... This approach is more secure than validating on the server because an ... people say PIN security is actually better than password security.

lifehacker.com/5796816/why-multiword-phrases-make-more-secure-passwords-than-incomprehensible-gibberish

Apr 29, 2011 ... We've always argued that the most secure password is one you ... In other words, this is fun is a more secure password than s$yK0d*p!r3l09ls.

www.makeuseof.com/tag/passphrases-still-better-passwords-fingerprints

May 30, 2016 ... Which Is More Secure, A Password Or a Pattern Lock? ... a clever thief might consider Touch ID easier to unlock than a phone that uses a PIN!

www.wired.com/2014/08/passwords_microsoft

Aug 11, 2014 ... “The cracking software that's out there has known about all of these tricks for more than a decade,” says Herley. “A lot of the password ...