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Windows 11 Introduces Warning for System Password Copy and Paste to Enhance Phishing Protection

To enable this feature, users need to navigate to Windows Security, then access App & browser control > Reputation-based protection > Phishing protection, and enable all checkboxes.

Upon copying and pasting a Windows password into a website, a dialog box will appear, cautioning users about the dangers of reusing passwords and recommending that they change their local Windows account password. The warning includes a direct link to the settings to facilitate the password change process. Users can choose to dismiss the warning if desired.