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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
Member 79891226-May-20 2:27
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
Richard Deeming6-May-20 2:44
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
Richard Deeming6-May-20 3:49
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
Member 79891226-May-20 10:15
MemberMember 79891226-May-20 10:15 
The very idea of "You can tell us all your secrets - we promise not to tell them to anyone!" is, to me, outright repulsive! Disgusting!

I see way too many people showing an approach of "Well, if those guys kow all the details of my private life, it is OK - they are nice guys! They would never abuse that information!" 'Those guys' may be the police, social services, in the USA it might include FBI/CIA. Even today I do not trust any of those to always set my interests before their own. A future power slide over to less symphathetic forces could change that to the worse.

There is no reason to trust commercial service providers more that the authorities. They may be under a legal pressure to reveal information to "law enforcement", and the are by definition under a commercial pressure. Sending my passwords to them is way outside my trust zone.

Similarly with encryption certificates for email: Those providing such certificates will by default provide you with a public key and a private key. So they know my private key - they provided it! I made a request, who would allow me to generate a key pair myself, revealing the public key to them but keeping the private to myself, sending me a certificate encrypted with the public key. Those who didn't accept that but insisted on generating/knowing my private key, were rejected.

Be careful with who you trust!
GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
Richard Deeming6-May-20 23:21
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
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