Why is the PIN for Windows Hello more secure than a password? | One Dev Question

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    ArneG
    pin provide entropy? What does mean?
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    RodAtWork
    I'm curious about that, too.
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    Thoughtscri​pt
    A PIN provides encryption entropy (unknown variable or additional variable) since it isn't stored on a server and is mixed with standard passwords to produce stronger authentication standards. Password < Password + PIN. It's a kind of two-factor authentication.
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    RAJU2529
    Thanks for the clear explanation , today 17-04-2019 I came to know the real reason . Wish you all the best , keep sharing the videos for the IT pro and normal windows users

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