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gjm

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  Reply # 727949 6-Dec-2012 11:17
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no special characters in password when signing up.....thats disappointing. Only good thing is you tell people before they try putting them in but come on, let me have my $#!!*%@ complex password please.




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  Reply # 727955 6-Dec-2012 11:30
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The image slider isn't working for me in Firefox.  Is it working for anyone else?

My images are squashed up.  I assume there were meant to be images between those arrows.






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  Reply # 727958 6-Dec-2012 11:33
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freitasm: I wouldn't worry.


So when should I worry about those sorts of messages in my browser?

When should I actually take security warning seriously?

Should I just be confident that everything is ok when a warning message says that something I assume to be secure, is not?

To my way of thinking this is the sort of thinking that gets us to the WINZ kiosk disaster that just makes us all look like monkeys in IT.






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  Reply # 727986 6-Dec-2012 12:08
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I wish people would put alt tags on images like these.  Great that the key is at the bottom of the page... but really annoying that you have to scroll down to it.  Why can't they just have alt tags so you can see what they are?






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