“Remind me again, why are plaintext passwords bad?” 60 Second Security

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Watch recent episodes:

• Last week: Compass, chronometer and sextant – they’re BACK!
• 2 weeks ago: Would you put your kids on Facebook?

In this episode:

• [0’05”] Did the FBI really say, “Just pay the bitcoins”?
• [0’23”] Curious people will plug in any old USB key
• [0’39”] 000Webhost leaks 13m plaintext passwords