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XDanger 01-22-11 11:32 AM

Password management software?
 
I got this e-mail as someone's attempted to get in my steam account
________________
Dear Steam user (account name: ),

This is an automated message generated by Steam account administration to help
you reset your Steam password.

Please enter the following code into the 'Verification Code' field of the
'Forgotten Password' dialog. (Enter the code exactly as written. You can use
copy/paste operations to enter the code):

=zLFMeP6

Please also enter the *answer* to the following question into the 'Secret
Answer' field of the same dialog:

How do you like your eggs?

IMPORTANT: Please do not reply to this message to attempt to reset your password
-- that won't work. You must enter the above information into the Steam
application.

Signed,

The Steam Support Team
To submit a question, please visit the online helpdesk at the following address:
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So am thinking about password management right now.

What do you use if anything?

Bearclaw 01-22-11 12:41 PM

Just change your password to something tough. Not your dogs name, etc. 36 symbols - letters, numbers, symbols.

XDanger 01-23-11 10:45 AM

Re: Password management software?
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by Bearclaw (Post 2381689)
Just change your password to something tough. Not your dogs name, etc. 36 symbols - letters, numbers, symbols.

What if my dogs name is Rx55/?qi642pshc52%38{ ?

I guess I just need one strong memorable password for my email and random for the rest so when I lose stored passwords I can still reset them.


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