Security vs. Convenience: World of Warcraft

Last week, there was some discussion that World of Warcraft passwords were not case sensitive. That meant any extra security coming from using lower and upper case letters was completely lost.


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  1. To be fair to Blizzard, they do have an authenticator (that you either have to buy, or you can download as an app to your smartphone), and they do recommend you use it. (I’m not affiliated in any way)

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