‘The future answer is that we need to get rid of passwords’ – CNET’s Ian Sherr on digital safety

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FILE – This June 19, 2017, file photo shows fingers on laptop keyboard in North Andover, Mass. Americans appear to be heeding expert advice for keeping their passwords and accounts safe. A new poll by The Associated Press and the NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds that 41 percent of Americans use unique passwords for most or all online services. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

Editor-at-Large CNET Ian Sheer joins John on the show to talk about keeping yourself safe from scams on your phone, people trying to steal your passwords, the archaic nature of passwords, and what we can do to keep ourselves safe from scammers and hackers.

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