7 Dec 2013

Researchers propose stories for password retention

Author: BraueFarson | Filed under: About

Once upon a time some Carnegie Mellon University researchers came up with a scheme to use stories and pictures to help users live happily ever after by creating and remembering dozens of passwords and avoiding use of the exact same passwords for multiple sites. The trick, though, is that users need to repeat and practice those one-sentence stories a lot at the start so that the tales and related images stick in their heads. The photos serve as mnemonic devices to trigger memories of the stories and words that can be used to secure multiple online accounts

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