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Password policy publication
From: Geoff Nathan <geoffnathan () WAYNE EDU>
Date: Sat, 25 Oct 2008 06:00:25 -0400
Just a quick question--as always, reply to me and I'll summarize for the list.
Does publishing the standards for strong passwords (e.g. eight characters, at least one upper case, at least one
numeral) constitute a security hazard by giving information to potential hackers?
Geoffrey S. Nathan
Faculty Liaison, C&IT
and Associate Professor, Linguistics Program
+1 (313) 577-1259 (C&IT)
+1 (313) 577-8621 (English/Linguistics)
- Password policy publication Geoff Nathan (Oct 25)