[WEB SECURITY] Password-less login ?
glennpierce at gmail.com
Mon Jan 28 04:13:41 EST 2013
Hi I like to have opinions on the security of logging into a website
with just a uid
I have inherited a system that provides a login for tablets which login in
(It needs an automated login for the tablets)
Obviously the url in required to be encrypted by always requiring https.
We often provide one time tokens like this when someone has forgotten their
But why not allow this to be a permanent login ?
Why is requiring a uid like above worst than a username,password ?
I believe I am missing something stupid as you would see more of this kind
That makes be nervous.
Thanks for any feedback.
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