Posts Tagged ‘password strength’

Password Strength

November 10th, 2011 3 comments

I personally use 1password to generate, manage and backup my passwords. This lead to a controversial discussion today, because some people felt uncomfortable with the idea to upload all your passwords (albeit encrypted) to the cloud. Some interesting articles:

Good Bye Passwords (in German):….html

Awesome article about password strenght and password management:

Password entropy calculator:

Most of my passwords are 50 characters long and thus not easily guessable (> 256bit entropy using the calculator above). How do you handle your passwords?