Weekly Update 369

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There seemed to be an awful lot of time gone on the 23andMe credential stuffing situation

this week
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, but I think it strikes a lot of important chords. We’re (us as end users) still reusing credentials, still not turning on

MFA
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and still trying to sue when we don’t do these things. And we as builders are still creating systems that allow this to happen en mass. All that said, I don’t know how we build systems that are resilient to a single person coming along and entering someone else’s (probably) reused credentials into a normal browser session, at least not without introducing additional barriers to entry that will upset the marketing manager. And so, I’m back at the only logical conclusion I think we can all agree on right now: it’s a great time to be working in this industry 😊

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