Explain Why passwords have never been weaker and crackers have never been stronger

[1] Rethinking passwords (W.Cheswick, Commun. ACM 56(2):40-44, Feb.2013). http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=2408790[2] Why passwords have never been weaker and crackers have never been stronger (D.Goodin, Ars Technica 2012). http://arstechnica.com/security/2012/08/passwords-under-assault/Please pick one of these for the reading response.The response is to include a 2-3 sentence overview of the paper rephrased in your own words, plus three brief criticisms of the reading (perceived shortcomings, points you disagree with, or suggestions for improvement). Support your criticisms as best possible within the available space.