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Ultimate Geek
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Topic # 103115 30-May-2012 19:24 Send private message

The password you entered is not validPlease note that the password must respect the following rules:
  • It must contain between 6 and 50 characters. Use only characters from the following set: ! # $ % & ( ) * + , - . / 0123456789 : ; < = > ? @ ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ [ \ ] _ ` abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz { | } ~
  • It must contain at least 2 letter(s) (ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz).
  • It must contain at least 1 numeric character(s) (0123456789).
  • It must contain at least 1 character(s) from the following set: ! # $ % & ( ) * + , - . / : ; < = > ? @ [ \ ] _ ` { | } ~
  • It must not contain more than 2 identical consecutive characters (AAA, iiii, $$$$$ ...).
  • It must not contain your user name.
  • It must not contain your email address.
  • It must not contain your first name.
  • It must not contain your last name.

Just makes me laugh, more complicated than our domain passwords on base ;-)

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  Reply # 633059 31-May-2012 08:28 Send private message

It's not funny, when you are trying to help someone who knows nothing about computers/passwords to setup an account O_o




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  Reply # 634241 1-Jun-2012 15:37 Send private message

When I see this, I always think of this:


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  Reply # 634247 1-Jun-2012 15:49 Send private message

bizzarely complicated for something which is pretty unlikely to have anyone actually desire to hack it. It's not like it's your online banking, or even personal email account.

I mean, who really cares that much if someone sees your CV?

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  Reply # 635700 4-Jun-2012 22:20 Send private message

Reminds me of what i saw on hacker news today heheh
http://portal.cs.oag.state.tx.us/OAGStaticContent/portal/login/help/ChangePassword.htm

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