Escape from Password Hell?
......According to software developer Passlogix, roughly 40% of calls made to corporate help-desks are related to password problems. Consider the United States Post Office. Until recently, its 220,000 employees made 30,000 calls each month to have their passwords reset...and no, it's not because postal workers are a lower life form than the rest of us. It's because the average employee has eight different passwords to remember, all of which are updated at different times, says Wayne Grimes, the USPS' manager of customer care operations. In other words, there's no synchronization between the security systems of these various systems. Escape from Password Hell?Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 29th November 2005 9:57PM
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