The art and science of passwords

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Choose passwords, keep them while protecting them, succeed in revealing them: the science of passwords is a treasure trove of subtleties.

We all use passwords to protect our accounts, email, access to particular sites, computers, phones, etc. Often, when we choose a password, the system refuses it, telling us that our choice is too simple and that annoys us. Among the advice given was not to write down…