- My Name is Tom, or Errant. I write about geeky things, politics, and life in general and politic. My current day job is in computer security but I have been known to program in my spare time.
Tag Archives: passwords
So, password security is in the news again with the Gawker break in. As usual there is a lot of average advice about passwords. Here’s some tips… Choosing a good password is all about entropy. One common piece of advice … Continue reading
When people find out I work in computer security they usually, at some point, ask me about how I come up with “secure passwords”. My advice (which follows) is incredibly simple – and usually gets scoffed at. “You can’t be … Continue reading