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My defense of Microsoft’s Windows 8 Picture Password security mechanism

So, there has been a lot of hubbub about Windows 8 and the new security mechanism outlined by Microsoft. To recap, Microsoft recently detailed a new…


Windows 8 Picture Password Security Called Into Question

Microsoft has put a lot of focus into making Windows and IE a more secure experience in Windows 8. Microsoft has crafted changes in the…


Microsoft detail their picture password feature

Microsoft have released a blog post that goes into detail about their new picture password feature. This feature allows Windows 8 users to select…


Microsoft submits patent claim for sketch based password authentication in Windows 8

Microsoft has submitted a patent claim for its Windows 8 sketch-based password authentication feature. The patent, numbered 8,024,775, was originally filed on 20 February, 2008, but…