Always Forgetting Passwords? I’m With the Government, and I’m Here to Help

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What could possible go wrong? The Obama administration on Friday proposed that all your private passwords be replaced by a single credential, issued and controlled by the federal government.



  • Yeah, good luck with that.

  • Kelly Starks

    Great, all your personal info under one password. Well they are already all linked to your social security number which is commonly available – so why not a central reference for your account passwords – what could go wrong?


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