Friday, June 06, 2008

Coding Horror: Please Give Us Your Email Password

Coding Horror: Please Give Us Your Email Password: "How did we end up in a world where it's even remotely acceptable to ask for someone's email credentials? What happened to all those years we spent establishing privacy policies to protect our users? What happened to the fundamental tenet of security common sense that says giving out your password, under any circumstances, is a bad idea?"

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