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Conficker/Downadup

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venom77

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Post Wed Jan 21, 2009 12:53 pm

Conficker/Downadup

Here's a brief article I came across today...

Nasty worm wriggles into millions of computers

Thought the very last part was interesting:

"Go get a notebook, keep it next to your computer and record your password in it. No hacker in the world can hack the written page locked away in your office."


so we're advising people to write down their passwords? ::)

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Post Wed Jan 21, 2009 1:00 pm

Re: Conficker/Downadup

Interestingly enough, here's another...

New Thinking About Passwords: Write 'Em Down
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Post Wed Jan 21, 2009 1:01 pm

Re: Conficker/Downadup

Is'nt that all users do when a complex password policy is enforced ?

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Post Sat Jan 24, 2009 9:17 am

Re: Conficker/Downadup

I would think that an app like Keepass would be preferable to writing them down, but it's still the same general concept. I suppose you could make solid arguments either way.

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