Abbey National Business's logon page: a perfect example of stupidity

Abbey's Idiotic Logon Screen

What is your memorable answer?

Can you get any dumber? Apparently, you can:

Abbeys Idiotic Logon 2

Here's a wonderful example of blindly copying a convention without understanding why.

If anyone from Abbey is reading this, here's how it's supposed to work: You're supposed to display my memorable question so I can remember my answer to it and give it to you (that's the memorable answer).

I wouldn't be so pissed off if I hadn't actually spent time on the phone with these people, telling them about this exact same issue almost a year ago. Have they fixed it? No. Why not?

"Sir, it's a security issue."

Oh, so in other words, you're just totally clueless. All right, then!