passphrases

The case for passphrases

by Morgan

I’ve been making the case for using passphrases rather than passwords for years, especially in our press releases for our annual Worst Passwords lists. A good passphrase consisting of several words with spaces or dashes in between (like “Garage-city-park-where” or “eat cake every eighth”) is stronger than most gobbledygook passwords that have lots of random characters, and passphrases […]