So I tried to be smart and make a very secure password, while normally a good decision I outsmarted the site and probably made my account impossible to log into, so in a sense I did succeed but I literally cannot log into my account right now so I'm using this at a temporary account to post this.
So I use Keepass 2 for storing and generating my passwords, well I decided to generate a password using High ANSI among other things. So an ANSI character might have a length of two where a normal character has a length of one, I don't think the password form on CH actually notices this and allows 15 character ANSI passwords through which could actually be well over the 15 character limit technically.
I mentioned I cannot log in, I had my password emailed to me because there is no password reset (at least one that I can find while logged out.) What I got was a garbled string of characters that vaguely resembled my randomly generated password, according to Notepad++ what I was sent had a length of 33, my original password has a length of 22. I also looked at the lengths closely and noticed the garbled password CH sent me occupies 22 columns, I imagine that has something to do with my original password being a string with a length of 22.
Moral of the story: don't bother using ANSI for your password, it will ruin your day whenever you need to log in after resetting your password. Hope this helps someone.
Also since this is a feedback board, I seriously suggest a password reset feature that is available if you are not logged in (I mean whats the point of a security question other than account recovery?) Sending an email with users passwords in plain text is way less secure than a temporary password reset URL that works once for ten minutes.
Any other comments or feedback on how to improve the password reset process should be directed at firstname.lastname@example.org.
[Edited by PWizard, 8/5/2016 2:24:48 AM]
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