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Password Security Gets Even More Complicated

Creating a secure password under the overarching paradigm of making it long, complex, but memorable is a difficult task, and often more art than science. For most, this means combining one or more words with a few numbers, and maybe a symbol. These will then get rearranged whenever they need to change their password. At […]

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Now is a Good Time to Remind Your Organization About Password Security

While there is a general awareness among most people about using secure passwords, an individual’s overall concern about data security consistently runs into the need to remember a growing number of unique passwords for an ever-larger number of accounts. Add the demands for complexity, differing password constraints for each service, and the need to frequently […]