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Your q/s, our a/s: D2L login issues do not belong to D2L but helpdesk

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 27th August 2013

Q: Hello, I’m trying to log into D2L and am not able to. The user name and password that I’m using does work with my email. I had called yesterday and the individual I spoke with informed me that the professor needed to add me to a D2L list. I spoke with her (the professor) […]

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Anatomy of a hack: How crackers ransack passwords like “qeadzcwrsfxv1331”

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 30th May 2013

The prowess of these three crackers also underscores the need for end users to come up with better password hygiene. Many Fortune 500 companies tightly control the types of passwords employees are allowed to use to access e-mail and company networks, and they go a long way to dampen crackers’ success. http://arstechnica.com/security/2013/05/how-crackers-make-minced-meat-out-of-your-passwords

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