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Little things that matter in language design
Whats wrong with "making" your mother's maiden name a 20-30 char string with random l/c, U/C, digits and punctuation marks?
Java and online banking
Posted Oct 1, 2011 11:17 UTC (Sat) by Kwi (subscriber, #59584)
Obviously, there are work-arounds, but I personally prefer a solution that isn't broken to begin with.
Two-factor authentication is apparently slowly becoming the norm in the US as well, better late than never. I guess it was a bit embarrassing for the banks to provide less account security than World of Warcraft.
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