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Response to UnrepentantLiberal (Original post)

Wed Nov 21, 2012, 10:20 PM

4. A chunk of my own security is about screwing up the password reset questions

If I get to pick the questions I can be pretty creative with the challenge and response; if I can't (and the password in question is important), then the answers are outright lies. A properly robust password, some care taken on those, and enough awareness not to blunder into phishing sites and the like is good enough for just about anything, even if a really truly concerted effort against you in particular still has chance of getting through.

(Also: password reuse is, of course, evil, and something I only use on don't-care-if-it's-compromised accounts.)

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