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NIST Special Publication 800-63B

New NIST guidelines for password security and authentication methods. Gets rid of many old password anti-patterns in favor of encouraging user-friendlier, simpler, but longer passwords. Recommends passwords have a minimum length of 8 characters (6 for numeric PINs), and allow pass-phrases up to at least 64 characters long. I’d probably want to go with 128 chars or more (after all, it wil
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