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Passwords May Become Obsolete

Remembering a clunky password could become a thing of the past, according to researchers at Iowa State University.

Morris Chang, an associate professor of engineering, and his team are working on keystroke authentication -- a way of identifying you by the way you type and how long you pause between keystrokes. Ultimately, such a technique could block unauthorized users based on their typing patterns from gaining access to an account.

Source: CNet. Read full article. (link)

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  • Sanjuro Tsubaki||

    Another alternative to passwords that will take root for five minutes and then die.

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