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There are a few tips to keep in mind when creating passwords, and password length is a great place to start.  Here are 3 more ideas to consider;

  • Make your password hard to guess by people who know you,
  • be careful not to give away your password through information shared on social media,
  • stay away from single dictionary words and variations.

Password Top Tips

  • Length is almost always better than complexity
  • Use a minimum of three random words and include numbers and symbols

For example this password would be pretty good


  • This example has 3 words,
  • is pretty long at 24 characters, and
  • has complexity, including digits, lowercase, uppercase and a symbol.

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