Correct​horse​battery​staple – the guys at Dropbox are funny

Correcthorsebatterystaple - the guys at Dropbox are funny

Remember that famous xkcd cartoon, suggesting passphrases like “correcthorsebatterystaple” are harder for hackers to crack than the likes of “Tr0ub4dor&3”?

Well, I’m full of admiration for whoever the web developer was at Dropbox who implemented this on their sign-up form…

Animated gif of Dropbox login form

Turns out if you attempt to register “correcthorsebatterystaple” as your password on Dropbox, the site (quite rightly) objects.

Dropbox responds to password

Very droll.

Hat-tip: Reddit.