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Michael Wojcik Silver badge

Re: AI password cracking

Agreed. It's hard to see what a password-cracker would achieve using a hierarchy of ANNs that it can't already do using Markov chains and similar structures. Password data is relatively small and tidy, compared to domains such as image recognition.

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