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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • How many people used a recognizable word, or a name, or a word plus one or more digits; and how many used an (apparently) randomly generated password?
    • The problem is a bit worse than what the data implies. I won't speak for others, but quite some time ago, I received some email implying that someone was trying to get my password. Since I had been bad and reused a password, I immediately changed mine to a unique password. Now, I have a different password management system whereby I have unique, very hard to guess passwords for most critical sites.

      In the case of Perlmonks, I switched mine to pineappl. I really didn't care if that account got hacked and