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Do you reuse passwords?

Survey period: 29 May 2017 to 5 Jun 2017

We're the ones who our friends and family rely on for advice. Do you practice safe security?

OptionVotes% 
I have a different password for each password-secured account28323.29
I mostly use different passwords, but reuse some for non-critical accounts59048.56
I mostly, but not always, use the same passwords for accounts21617.78
I always use the same set of passwords977.98
I use the same password. Always, everywhere.292.39



 
GeneralWhat about the best way to keep your passwords safe? Pin
CDP180231-May-17 23:06
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GeneralRe: What about the best way to keep your passwords safe? Pin
  Forogar  2-Jun-17 3:40
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GeneralRe: What about the best way to keep your passwords safe? Pin
CDP18022-Jun-17 3:41
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Generalhow about no password? Pin
Mohibur Rashid31-May-17 14:06
professionalMohibur Rashid31-May-17 14:06 
GeneralProtection rings Pin
Randor 31-May-17 5:19
professional Randor 31-May-17 5:19 
GeneralNot only, but also... Pin
Stuart Dootson31-May-17 5:01
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GeneralRe: Not only, but also... Pin
Bernhard Hiller31-May-17 21:48
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GeneralRe: Not only, but also... Pin
Stuart Dootson31-May-17 22:49
professionalStuart Dootson31-May-17 22:49 
GeneralRe: Not only, but also... Pin
Bernhard Hiller1-Jun-17 22:16
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GeneralMissing option: That's none of your business! Pin
Johnny J.30-May-17 22:01
professionalJohnny J.30-May-17 22:01 
GeneralPrefix Based System Pin
cjb11030-May-17 20:58
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GeneralRe: Prefix Based System Pin
maze330-May-17 23:34
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GeneralThe illusion of security through passwords Pin
Stylianos Polychroniadis30-May-17 5:23
MemberStylianos Polychroniadis30-May-17 5:23 
GeneralRe: The illusion of security through passwords Pin
Mladen Janković31-May-17 6:48
MemberMladen Janković31-May-17 6:48 
GeneralI don't remember my passwords... and they are safe Pin
Swinkaran29-May-17 14:56
professionalSwinkaran29-May-17 14:56 
GeneralRe: I don't remember my passwords... and they are safe Pin
Greg Lovekamp30-May-17 4:06
professionalGreg Lovekamp30-May-17 4:06 
GeneralRe: I don't remember my passwords... and they are safe Pin
Nelek30-May-17 19:42
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QuestionWhy we use passwords ? Pin
Perić Željko29-May-17 2:02
professionalPerić Željko29-May-17 2:02 
AnswerRe: Why we use passwords ? Pin
Schamash8229-May-17 22:14
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GeneralA parallel question which makes quite a difference Pin
W Balboos, GHB29-May-17 1:57
mveW Balboos, GHB29-May-17 1:57 
GeneralRe: A parallel question which makes quite a difference Pin
K Personett30-May-17 10:51
MemberK Personett30-May-17 10:51 
Likewise, I create a new proxy address for almost any account I activate online. Along with creating more complexity to hack other accounts, it also means that when someone has a breach and I start receiving spam to a particular address, I can usually determine exactly who leaked it.
GeneralInterestingly, Pin
W Balboos, GHB29-May-17 1:52
mveW Balboos, GHB29-May-17 1:52 
GeneralReusing passwords is extremly dangerous Pin
KarstenK28-May-17 21:59
mveKarstenK28-May-17 21:59 
GeneralRe: Reusing passwords is extremly dangerous Pin
Mohibur Rashid28-May-17 22:28
professionalMohibur Rashid28-May-17 22:28 
GeneralRe: Reusing passwords is extremly dangerous Pin
H.Brydon30-May-17 16:13
professionalH.Brydon30-May-17 16:13 

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