We live in a password-driven world. Passwords protect our finances, e-mail, computers, and even mobile devices. However, in the name of simplicity, we often choose either weak passwords or use the same passwords for every site we visit. This may be convenient, but it also opens us up to being hacked. Once a hacker has a single password, they have access to every site you visit using that same password. Above and beyond using different passwords for each site, there are a few simple rules to follow for creating a strong password:
Think strong and unique when it comes to passwords
This includes routers, modems, gaming systems and other smart devices.
Protect your masterpiece
Now that you have the perfect password with a good mix of numbers and upper-case and lower-case letters, it’s time to protect it with these tips:
Remembering these simple tips will make creating and protecting passwords easy.