Paranoia. Programming affected my life by making me paranoid. Creating a new account on any website that even needs rudimentary information about me has to go quite some vulnerability testing since I've seen enough hack jobs that throw around sensitive data because they're too incompetent to follow simple must dos.

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    I've started using temporary email addresses for online accounts for this very reason...
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    @theactionslacks First, I'd totally up vote you but destroying this beautiful 1024++ would hurt too much. Second, yeah same, but sadly that's often not the only data they want from you (and sometimes you just don't want the hassle of losing an account when the address expires).
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    I grab my baseball bat any time someone with an STD ridden windows laptop visits my house and casually asks for the wifi password. You're too dirty even for the guest wifi.
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