Reply to post: Re: Password security?

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Re: Password security?

Before enforcing a regular password change policy, one would have to convince me it's efficient.

First, most of the time a regular password change just implies a digit change.

Next, changing regularly passwords leads users to write them somewhere, something that should be radically forbidden.

I don't think I'm the only one to believe this:

Why Regularly Changing Your Password Puts You More at Risk of Attack

NIST Changes Course and Advises Against Regularly Changing Passwords

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