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us·er·name

(yo͞o′zər-nām′)
n.
A sequence of characters serving as identification when accessing a computer, other digital device, or application and often associated with a privately held password. Also called user ID.

username

(ˈjuːzəˌneɪm)
n
(Computer Science) computing a name that someone uses for identification purposes when logging onto a computer, using chatrooms, or as part of his or her e-mail address
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Tallinn, Estonia, September 01, 2019 --(PR.com)-- Featuring advanced security, transparent transactions, and no account registration or permanent usernames, EZSwap.net is the first cryptocurrency exchange platform to truly play to the strengths of blockchain technology.
It would have been nice to have received notice, he said, or to have been given options for other usernames. Keiley isn't particularly thrilled with his new handle, which is bookmarked by underscores.
Instagram is testing a new feature that lets people change their usernames while keeping the old ones on reserve for up to 14 days.
When huge troves of personal user data from a website or an online database leaks, it is usually accompanied by unique combinations of usernames and passwords of millions of people.
Dunkin Brands sent a letter to some DD Perks account holders with "information regarding a recent incident." The letter states, "Although Dunkin' did not experience a data security breach involving its internal systems, we've been informed that third-parties obtained usernames and passwords through other companies' security breaches and used this information to log into some Dunkin' DD Perks accounts.
But the site is a phishing website designed to steal usernames, passwords and payment details.
A spokesperson for Action Fraud said: "The links provided in the emails lead to genuine-looking British Gas phishing websites that are designed to steal the usernames and passwords for British Gas accounts.
According to The Verge, clueless Snapchatters entered their credentials, including their usernames and passwords.
Regarding logical access controls, it would be nice to think that usernames and passwords would be sufficient, but these rely on humans and we must assume that humans are going to make mistakes--mistakes that could cause their login credentials to become compromised.
Among the fake account usernames on Twitter were @MohamadSabu_ and @Mohamad_Sabu.
Since the advent of social media, people have claimed usernames that brands eventually decide they want when it becomes clear that particular site will be of use to them.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Nov 10 (ANI): Following up with the earlier increase in character count for tweets, popular micro blogging site Twitter has now extended character count for usernames on the platform.