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comment Why Disallow Special Characters In a Password?
I agree with most of what you're saying but you how are you going to hash the password from the client if JavaScript is disabled?
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comment Why Disallow Special Characters In a Password?
@dr jimbob - Sorry, I forgot to respond: Simple !?,. not allowed.
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comment Why Disallow Special Characters In a Password?
Why would you need to validate the password at all if you just hash it before working with it?
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comment Why Disallow Special Characters In a Password?
I suppose they could be encrypting the passwords, but I've always been told this is a terrible idea as well.
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