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How to choose and protect your password

February 5th, 2014

Protect your password

Memorize your password, do not write it down.
Do not share your password. Create a new account instead.
Avoid using one password for all your logins.
Don’t provide your password to someone for assistance unless you verify:

1.They need the password
2.They are who they say they are

Avoid logging in from public computers.
Change your password frequently.

Tips for choosing a password

Avoid dictionary words.
Avoid familiar items (names, phone numbers, etc.).
Use a combination of letters, numbers, and special characters.
Use more characters (20+).

Use Lastpass.


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