Google and Apple’s Pursuit of Abolishing Passwords

“Sorry, your password must contain a capital letter, two numbers, an inspiring message, a spell, a gang sign, a hieroglyph, and the blood of a virgin” – this is how account sign ups feel like in the creation of a new password when the one you have chosen is too “weak”.

Google and Apple are looking to take mobile devices to another level in relation to security by developing programs which will allow a user to utilize their mobile device as a “key” to unlock access to their computer and applications.

This raises security concerns like what if your device was lost/stolen?

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