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You sent me a password in plain text?

Tim Parkin

Tim Parkin

Amateur Photographer who plays with big cameras and film when in between digital photographs.

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When you register for an account we create a temporary, secure password for you which we send you by email. Once you login with this password you account is activated and we suggest you set your own password.

The only way a person would be able to use get to this email is they had managed to get access to your internet connection and the only risk would be that they would have access to your email and name.

However 'man in the middle' attacks (where someone can get between you and the website you are accessing) such as this are very rare and are usually associated with industrial espionage or authoritarian states spying on their citizens.

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