pdf) misconceptions about passwords
, such as believing that adding a digit or exclamation point to the end of their password
will make it much stronger.
Ultimately, a lengthier password
can give you better protection to lower the probability of your password
Build your password
phrase from a proper noun: Because passwords
for most websites require a capital letter, choose a proper noun you can remember, such as the name of a pet, and then add a couple of memorable words that describe their looks, habits or personality.
Use different passwords
for bank, email and other sites,
The Backup button should now appear at the bottom left of the Change Password
When the authorized users want to change the information in the allowable cells, they simply double-click on those cells, bringing up the Unlock Range box (see exhibit 13, at right), and enter the password
they were given.
Do not use the default password
provided by the vendor.
- Length is closely associated with composition when it comes to evaluating protection against an exhaustive attack.
Access Smart's Power LogOn password
management system, through the use of smartcard technology, allows users to generate effective passwords
like "emFO%39iL5Nc305,9Z/4S6d" which is considered the strongest type of password
If a user's email or name is in a breach and that information can be tied to another one of their accounts that shares the same password
, that account can also be hacked despite not directly being involved in the leak.
A file-level password
is one that must be provided before a user can open an individual file.
Raising the Security Bar: Cloakware's Contribution to the Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002" Addresses Compliance Processes for Elevated Password