Password Checker

Mike Kerner MikeKerner at roadrunner.com
Tue Feb 27 13:55:53 EST 2018


Troy is a beast in the security community, so I would not be too worried
about him doing something nefarious.  He is constantly working with white
hats and blue teams to get on top of issues as soon as there is even a peep
on the dark web.

On Tue, Feb 27, 2018 at 12:57 PM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode <
use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:

> I wouldn't type into that web page either. I used Brian's handler that
> uses their API and only sends a few characters of the hash to the database.
> The article explains how it works and includes ways to set up the system on
> your own server if you want. After reading through it I was convinced it
> was a safe check.
> --
> Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at hyperactivesw.com
> HyperActive Software           |     http://www.hyperactivesw.com
>
>
>
> On February 27, 2018 10:26:48 AM Bob Sneidar via use-livecode <
> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
>
> I would highly recommend NOT typing ANY current password you are using
>> into a web page like this. If no one knew about it before, they sure as
>> hell know it now! Whether they avail themselves of it is anyone's guess.
>>
>> Bob S
>>
>>
>> On Feb 24, 2018, at 13:17 , J. Landman Gay via use-livecode <
>>> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> I just got around to trying this -- *very* useful, thanks for posting it.
>>>
>>> There are no matches for any of my passwords I've tried so far. :) On
>>> the other hand, even "AbrahamLincoln" has 128 matches. And you have to
>>> insert commas to read the number returned for "qwerty".
>>>
>>>
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