Meet Greyhound.com, the site that doesn’t allow password changes

Enlarge / This is what Greyhound.com e-mails you when you forget your password. When it comes to websites with bad password policies, there’s no shortage of bad actors. Sites—some operated by banks or other financial services—that allow eight- or even six-character passwords, sometimes even allowing letters to be entered in either upper- or lower-case? Yup. Sites that e-mail forgotten passwords in plaintext? Sadly, all the time. Ars largely stopped reporting…

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