Security Now

Feb 4th 2014

Security Now 441

Password Policies

Steve and Leo examine research performed by Dashlane (makers of a password manager). They have researched and presented the current state of the Top100 web retailer's password policies.
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Hosts: Steve Gibson with Leo Laporte After catching up with a bunch of interesting news, Steve and Leo examine a terrific piece of research, performed by Dashlane (makers of a password manager). They have researched and presented the current state of the Top100 web retailer's password policies. Fascinating! Download or subscribe to this show at twit.tv/sn. We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page. For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6. Bandwidth for Security Now is provided by Cachefly. Running time: 1:51:40