Passwordless still needs to eradicate other vulnerabilities

Passwordless still needs to eradicate other vulnerabilities

Passwordless still needs to eradicate other vulnerabilities

Passwordless still needs to eradicate other vulnerabilities

Contrary to the team at Microsoft, contributors at Free Code Camp say that passwords are here to stay. The writers cite many reasons, including the reliance on email to send over forgotten password links, which are still vulnerable to hacking.

Likewise, Free Code Camp’s writers note the issue of account duplication – a common problem for users who have signed up to a website and forgotten which email account they signed up with. Passwordless security is also a slower process, particularly with two factor authentication, says Leon Feng – who instead suggests using password management software.