Your Confidential Password is the First Line of Defense in Protecting Electronic Information!
Choosing a STRONG password.
at least 6 characters
at least one number and one special character (non-alphabetic symbol)
at least one capital letter
Examples of a Strong Password MickeyMinniePlutoHueyLouieDeweyDonaldGoofySacramento 8 characters, 1 capital Mary had a little lamb! Why are you late? May I help you too? Phrase Mh@l1! Mihy2? Yrul8? Example Time I get up Engine size $1000 Instead of No. of pets England John 3:16 Instead of @5:30Am Cats+4 427Cu" Eng1@nd 4X$250 John3:16 children My4kid$ first car #1Ford Derrick Thomas (Hief58 Tickler Use the first letters of each word in a phrase, adding a letter or a symbol... Password Password Password (NOT a personal identifier like your employee number or social security number) and insert or add a letter and a number. from a song, a poem, a Bible verse, popular saying, geographic name or any other word of your choosing. Substitute a number or symbol for one of the letters, or insert a number or symbol in the middle of the word. like first car or favorite sports player. Insert a number or special character in place of some of the letters. While you should never write down a password, you can write down a tickler (reminder) phrase. For example: Pick numbers that have meaning to you... Pick a favorite word.. Pick a little known fact about yourself...