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From: rob at (Rob Adams)
Subject: Small vulnerability in Canadian Pay Pal Secret

j tole wrote, in part:

>One of the [Paypal] secret questions you can select when
>setting up your pay pal account is to enter the last 4
>digits of your drivers license. The problem here, is
>that the last 4 digits of most any canadian drivers
>license are the month and day that you were born. For
>example of the last 7 digits of my drivers license
>were 8-40726 then I would be born on july 26th, 1984.
>J. Tole a.k.a. ph1zzle

For what it is worth, here in Illinois the last five digits encode your 
year and date of birth, and gender (the first seven encode your name). 
For example, a male, born 5/5/1963 would have a license that ends:

See for 

Rob Adams

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