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Google wants to solve password problems by tracking more of you

Google thinks it can rid us of passwords with a series of tests in a "trust score." And Microsoft is getting tougher on what types of passwords it allows.

Admit it, your passwords are terrible. Fingerprint scanners try to solve the hassle of passwords, but Google wants to take things a step further with a "trust score." And Microsoft also knows it can't trust you to make a solid login, so it is now stopping users from creating easy to guess or common passwords. It makes better security as easy as password123...

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