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Weekend Open Forum: What phone security do you use?

Weekend Open Forum: What phone security do you use?

Like locking a car door, passwording my phone has always felt like it would only deter the weak willed. Nonetheless, earlier this year I decided a basic passcode was comforting enough for everyday life and started using a four-dot pattern…
Weekend tech reading: Is password security inadequate today?

Weekend tech reading: Is password security inadequate today?

You have a secret that can ruin your life. It’s not a well-kept secret, either. Just a simple string of characters -- maybe six of them if you’re careless, 16 if you’re cautious -- that can reveal everything about you. Your email. Your bank account. Your address and credit card number...

News around the web: Password reuse

Password Reuse @ xkcd 11 Infamous Software Bugs @ PCWorld Google Engineer Fired for Spying on Minors @ FoxNews It's all about quality @ Skype See more articles and reviews. Five years ago in TechSpot: GameBoy Micro sells well in Japan