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What makes a good password?

When it comes to good passwords, everyone has an opinion. After all, everyone knows that a good password has upper- and lowercase letters, digits, and lots of strange characters in it, so that nobody can guess it. Right? Wrong. Let me explain why.

So, what's the problem?

To understand how a good password looks like, you need to understand which threats a password is meant to protect against.

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