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Picking Apart Passwords

Clearing up some misconceptions on passwords and some suggestions on picking stronger passwords.

Decorative Image, password textIf you want to interact with a website rather than just browsing, you’re probably going to have to create an account and that account is probably going to be protected with a password. ┬áSome websites ask for more information than the average census but a username and password will be the basics.

Typically then we each deal with several passwords on a daily basis but passwords are not without risk. ┬áHere I look at the problems with passwords and a few tricks for picking strong yet memorable passwords…

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