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PostPosted: Thu Mar 26, 2015 6:01 pm    Post subject: diceware Reply with quote

passphrases that you can memorise but that even the nsa cant guess

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In other words, if an attacker knows that you are using a seven-word Diceware passphrase, and they pick seven random words from the Diceware word list to guess, there is a one in 1,719,070,799,748,422,591,028,658,176 chance that theyll pick your passphrase each try.

At one trillion guesses per second per Edward Snowdens January 2013 warning it would take an average of 27 million years to guess this passphrase.

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PostPosted: Thu Mar 26, 2015 6:10 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Alternatively, don't have secrets.
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 26, 2015 7:04 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Your self imposed naivety knows no bounds Biff.
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