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Passphrases
 
Passphrases are an easy to use alternative for passwords. They can be just as strong as passwords if word choice is randomized like characters of passwords should be. Phrases' advantages include ease of use.
 
Suppose
kR80L3ekM and  tying-bundy-ua-wilkes 
are of equal strength.
Which one is easier to use for example on a smartphone?
 

Our PassPhrase generator & tester SimThrow  :
 
Generates PassPhrases of varying strength in English and Netherlands with some strengthening options.
 
Is based on Diceware principles, though throwing the dices is replaced by PC or web random generators
 
Estimates the Strength in both Dits (decimal) and bits (binary) and calculates those for dictionary and for character based smart brute force recovery attempts.
 
Estimates Recovery Times for various hashes including those used in applications like TrueCrypt, WiFi, SIP, and PW-managers. The chance for a 'Day 1' successful hit is also calculated.

Is free for personal use (business and home), the license is included  in the spreadsheet. Company-wide licenses available at favorable conditions.
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