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    Look At Even More Passwords!

    Date02 Nov 2006
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    Posted ByBenjamin D. Thomas
    You might remember my previous posting on websites that insist on sending your username and password credentials over the internet in plain text (in other words, anyone in between you and the destination web server can 'sniff' these credentials if they know what they are doing).

    This article created a substantial amount of feedback from both users and website owners. Some agreed to modify their authentication methods, some accused me working for their competition. No, I'm not making that up.

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