Now we get to contradict ourselves a little with some new ideas about password strength and security!
What does Darth Vader and a duck-footed chicken have to do with the new rules of protective passwords? We explain in this video that challenges not only commonly-held beliefs about what constitutes a strong password, but we also get to contradict ourselves a little in what we presented in our recent video The 5 Elements of a Strong and Secure Password
In this new twist on password protection, we have 7 suggestions!
We break them down into 3 DOs and 4 DON’Ts:
- DO Think Length, Not Complexity
- DO Keep It Weird
- DON’T Repeat Yourself
- DON’T Double Dip
- DON’T Change Too Often
- DON’T Panic!
- DO Put On Extra Layers
This is an episode of our series Network Security Basics: You Ask, We Answer,
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