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10 Security 'Chestnuts' We Should Roast Over the Open Fire
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mgotts
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mgotts,
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12/9/2019 | 3:53:27 PM
Re: challenge questiions
You beat me to it. Challenge questions have value so long as you use meaningless answers. In many cases I let the password manager generate additional random passwords and then enter those as challenge question answers.  Also, if possible I choose questions that have little or no applicibility to me.

So, challenge questions DO have some value if they are meaningless and/or random.
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RDENAT012,
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12/9/2019 | 9:07:47 AM
challenge questiions
Regarding Challenge questions.  Agree with the points made by the author.  That said, there's no reasons why the answers need to have anything to do with reality.  I give 'fraudulent' answers all the time.  Just remember to write questions & answers in your password manager.  ;-)


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