[WEB SECURITY] Jakob Nielsen's Stop Password Masking

Shawn K. Hall security at reliableanswers.com
Sat Jul 11 18:43:20 EDT 2009


> > Rather than calling for the abandonment of masking, Nielsen 
> > (whose has earned the respect that his voice carries) should
> > be calling for alternate input methods that are resilient in
> > the face of surveillence and afford higher usability.
> 
> Anyone know more about this technology?

Biometrics are a good example (fingerprint scanners and so forth).



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