IDG Contributor Network: Emoji passcodes are easier and more secure

A security company has just launched the first emoji-only passcode.

Intelligent Environments, a UK-based company who provides security solutions for banks, says emoji are more secure than the commonly used four-digit PIN.

Intelligent Environments wants users to replace their supposedly forgettable, numerical PINs with the smiley, and other icons. They say pictorial passcodes will be easier to remember.

The pictorial passcode is incorporated into the company’s new Android app, it says.

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