[Cryptography] Toxic Combination

Tony Arcieri bascule at gmail.com
Sun Dec 7 03:37:19 EST 2014

On Sat, Dec 6, 2014 at 7:14 PM, Peter Gutmann <pgut001 at cs.auckland.ac.nz>

> I just want to see the current browser strategy of "hand over the password
> in plaintext to whoever asks for it" replaced with "perform password-based
> mutual challenge/response auth",

Why not get rid of the password part while we're at it? Passwords suck

Tony Arcieri
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