dumb-password-rules VS zxcvbn

Compare dumb-password-rules vs zxcvbn and see what are their differences.


Shaming sites with dumb password rules. (by duffn)


Low-Budget Password Strength Estimation (by dropbox)
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dumb-password-rules zxcvbn
8 39
2,768 13,239
0.6% 0.8%
6.6 0.0
25 days ago 17 days ago
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of dumb-password-rules. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-04.


Posts with mentions or reviews of zxcvbn. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-01.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing dumb-password-rules and zxcvbn you can also consider the following projects:

weakpass - Weakpass rule-based online generator to create a wordlist based on a set of words entered by the user.

SecLists - SecLists is the security tester's companion. It's a collection of multiple types of lists used during security assessments, collected in one place. List types include usernames, passwords, URLs, sensitive data patterns, fuzzing payloads, web shells, and many more.

monkeytype - The most customizable typing website with a minimalistic design and a ton of features. Test yourself in various modes, track your progress and improve your speed.

keepassxc - KeePassXC is a cross-platform community-driven port of the Windows application “Keepass Password Safe”.

material-ui - MUI Core is a collection of React UI libraries for shipping new features faster. Start with Material UI, our fully-loaded component library, or bring your own design system to our production-ready components.

React - A declarative, efficient, and flexible JavaScript library for building user interfaces.

react-dropzone - Simple HTML5 drag-drop zone with React.js.

serve - Static file serving and directory listing

Next.js - The React Framework

webpassgen - Simple web-based password generator

Bitwarden - The core infrastructure backend (API, database, Docker, etc).

age - A simple, modern and secure encryption tool (and Go library) with small explicit keys, no config options, and UNIX-style composability.