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Dropbox prompts certain users to change their passwords

Dropbox is asking users who signed up before mid-2012 to change their passwords if they haven’t done so since then. The cloud storage service said it was asking users to change their passwords as a preventive measure, and not because … Continue reading

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Stop using poor passwords! Here are 25 fail-worthy ideas

These are 25 of the “worst” passwords, at least, in the opinion of a password-manager vendor. As you might expect, they’re all stupid.  They’re the most frequently-used guessable passwords, culled from recently-hacked lists. So if 123456 is too prosaic for you … Continue reading

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