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Dear ZZ

Can Binary images be Strong Passwords?
Examples - Animated Gif, Emoticons etc

Thanks
Prashant

Answer
Latest writings on password design indicates that six to eight alpha numeric characters properly chosen can provide sufficient protection so long as at least one character is an upper case alpha.

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Electronics questions about AC, DC and digital theory.

Experience

Graduate electrical engineer with over 40 years in electronic design, manufacturing, project organization and patent review. Experience in fields of industrial and consumer electronics (audio, video, acoustics, etc.)

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IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers); Senior Life member AES (Audio Engineering Society), Fellow Life member

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BSEE University of North Dakota

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