Ofcom Do Security

Dave Howe DaveHowe at gmx.co.uk
Sat Aug 7 20:11:25 BST 2010

Brian Gladman wrote:
> I REALLY loathe sites that enforce their own ideas on what should be in
> passwords.

I find the ones that enforce rules on recovery password answers even
more annoying.

"wife's maiden name" - I have seen it complain it doesn't like a
character (it has a - in it) or is too short/too long.


should she have retroactively had a different maiden name so that their
site validation rules can be obeyed?

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