Is this secure?

Lawrence D'Oliveiro ldo at geek-central.gen.new_zealand
Wed Feb 24 05:48:59 CET 2010

In message <7xwry39tpi.fsf at>, Paul Rubin wrote:

> More generally still, passwords regardless of their entropy content are
> a sucky way to encapsulate cryptographic secrets.

They’re a shared secret. How else would you represent a shared secret, if 
not with a shared secret?

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