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Leroy Boudin blanc Since: 7.2.02 Since last post: 357 days Last activity: 357 days # 1 Posted on 17.6.11 1132.45 | Instant Rating: 6.22 An article by Troy Hunt, analyzing the compromised account information (which, apparently, is now available through BitTorrent). A brief Sony password analysis (troyhunt.com) Some real quick gems (I've only had time to glance through this): • Sony stored over 1,000,000 passwords of its customers in plaintext • only 4% of passwords had three or more character types. • less than 1% of passwords contained a non-alphanumeric character. • the top 25 passwords were: seinfeld, password, winner, 123456, purple, sweeps, contest, princess, maggie, 9452, peanut, shadow, ginger, michael, buster, sunshine, tigger, cookie, george, summer, taylor, bosco, abc123, ashley, bailey • two thirds of people with accounts at both Sony and Gawker reused their passwords. • 92% of passwords were reused across both PSN and SonyPictures. • 82% of passwords would easily fall to a basic rainbow table attack. Promote this thread!
carnage Linguica Since: 16.2.05 Since last post: 16 days Last activity: 16 days # 2 Posted on 17.6.11 1156.18 One quick note about this part: Originally posted by Leroy • 92% of passwords were reused across both PSN and SonyPictures. He does mention in the article that "this database is not directly related to PSN." The 92% of passwords that were reused were both databases realted to the sonypictures.com website. Still a good article and hopefully Sony gets it together. Also, time to change all of my passwords...I guess everyone loves Seinfeld too.
KJames199 Scrapple Moderator Since: 10.12.01 From: #yqr Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 3 hours # 3 Posted on 17.6.11 1208.04 | Instant Rating: 6.96 Coincidence or not, I think this is really awesome. Originally posted by Leroy • the top 25 passwords were: (...) michael, buster, (...) george
hansen9j Andouille Since: 7.11.02 From: Riderville, SK Since last post: 2 days Last activity: 7 hours # 4 Posted on 17.6.11 1228.37 | Instant Rating: 8.59 Check out "bosco" in there too. Awesome. Originally posted by carnage I guess everyone loves Seinfeld too. Hooch is crazy. Go Pack Go! (Champs!) Let's Go Riders!
Scottyflamingo Bratwurst Since: 23.6.10 From: Auburn, AL Since last post: 1191 days Last activity: 919 days # 5 Posted on 17.6.11 1642.12 | Instant Rating: 2.77 Incredible that people still use "password" even after Hackers warned us not to.
StingArmy Andouille Since: 3.5.03 From: Georgia bred, you can tell by my Hawk jersey Since last post: 242 days Last activity: 3 days # 6 Posted on 17.6.11 1703.16 | Instant Rating: 5.45
Originally posted by Leroy the top 25 passwords were: ... 9452 Wha? What am I missing here? - StingArmy
But... here's the thing. It's quite obvious from Animal Crossing (which is an N64 port) and Ocarina of Time (which is an N64 port) that they can already either port the code over to cube, or better yet - they have an emulator coded for the Cube.
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