Passwords are the most commonly used method as a key for securing access to digital information. They are used because they are simple to implement and are a quick method of key exchange for securely sharing files with others. However, they are generally not secure. There are hundreds of password cracker applications that are freely available on the Internet that can break weak passwords and therefore expose your data to unauthorized users. This infographic shows you how to create a strong password, passwords to avoid, password tools you can use to help you generate strong passwords and tips on password usage.
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