Why Password Wisdom Is All Wrong
Source: Internet Evolution - Posted by Alex   
Host Security I don't like to keep people in suspense, so I'll start off with the surprise ending: Your password is not secure. Now that I've gotten your attention, we can talk about why that is (and what you can do to improve upon it). Let's start with the basics: What makes a good password? You've probably heard variants on this from many different places over the years. "Your password should consist of numbers, letters, and punctuation. It should be at least eight characters long and not contain your name, birthday, pet's name, or Social Security number."

I'm sorry to tell you this, but you have been lied to.

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