@ellotheth Oh my god those sites can get DIRECTLY into the bin!
@ellotheth What's your go-to length these days?
@squaregoldfish It's whatever I get from the random words my password manager gives me, so it's almost always over 32.
@ellotheth I see. LastPass still reckons 16 random chars is good enough, but I've been wondering if I should increase it anyway. It's zero extra effort for me, so I suppose I probably should.
@squaregoldfish 16 random is solid, and that'll keep you under most of the derpy password requirements. I *hate* keying random characters into places that I can't copy/paste (like gaming consoles, or server recovery consoles, or whatever else), so I try to make up for the smaller bit space with length.
@ellotheth Fair point. The only time I hit that issue is my bank who asks for the 5th, 8th and 12th letters.
@ellotheth And of course after I've typed in 3 letters LastPass detects it as a password change and tries to save it. One day I'm definitely going to nuke it by accident.
@squaregoldfish Haaahaahahahaha 😓
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