Reset passwords and security questions

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|Scenario Task Parent=I want to protect my email account from unauthorised access
|Scenario Task Type=Unauthorised Access
|Scenario Tools and Services=KeePassPassword Safe
|Scenario Task Description=Password are easily forgotten (unless you are using a [ password program]). This is why most service providers offer several opportunities for you to reset your password by sending you an email or by asking you a personal question of your choice to prove your identity. Whilst often necessary, both options may result in a security risk and need to be thought through carefully in advance. For an excellent description of the problem, you can read this [ Wired article by Matt Honan]. To make a long story short: