5 Minute Security Tip: Easy Password Creation

Password entry of computer log-in screenI recently came across a great infographic from The Daring Librarian detailing 4 password security tips you should follow when setting a password for any of your online accounts.

My long-time readers will vouch that I’m a strong password advocate…that was probably an understatement. So much of computer and Internet security is out of our control, but strong passwords are a way of taking some control in this wacked out world of using the Web.

Check it out at the first link below. You can use the second link to get to a great tool to test how strong your password really is.

Reference: Daring Librarian article, Passwords:How Strong Is Strong?

Be very careful…it’s dangerous out there.

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Remember, personal computing is a blast…keep it productive and enjoyable.

Best regards,

Paul

paulsinternetsecurity(at)yahoo.com

I’m also on Twitter, @PaulsInternet.

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