How bad is exposing valid user names?


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Today like many other times in the past, signed for a new service and got a common error message: Your user name or password is invalidThis time I am wondering how useful it is to notify "invalid password OR user" versus a less common but more useful two message schema with the real problem: "unknown user", "invalid password"My thought was that a system that does not specify if the user name is valid, could be more secure because it will not expose valid user names. However, how practi

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