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Tips to
Strengthen
Password Security
Although it should be common sense, employees
need to avoid the use of passwords that are easy
for hackers to guess.
Capit...
Change password
at least every 3
months for non-
administrative
users and 45-60
days for admin
accounts.
Use different passwords
for each login credential.
@
Avoid generic accounts and
shared passwords.
Conduct Audits periodically to
identify weak/duplicate passwords
and change when necessary.
Rainingcat$&DoGs!
Password123
HelloIt$mE
Pick challenging passwords that include a
combination of letters (upper and lower...
Avoid personal information
such as birth dates, pet
names and sports.
Use passwords or passphrases
of 12+ characters
rockPaper$cissorS
12+PasswoRd
TheMightyDucks!
Use a Password Manager such as My
Eyes Only where users need just one
password to locate all their passwords.
Do not use a browser's auto-fill
function for passwords.
Your password security is not the
time to be average.
We'd love to chat! If you're in the Dallas, Ft. Worth, Midland, Lubbock,
Abilene locations and/or surrounding areas give u...
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9 Tips to Strengthen Password Security

Although it should be common sense, employees need to avoid the use of passwords that are easy for hackers to guess. Use these 9 tips to strengthen your password security.

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9 Tips to Strengthen Password Security

  1. 1. Tips to Strengthen Password Security
  2. 2. Although it should be common sense, employees need to avoid the use of passwords that are easy for hackers to guess. Capitalizing the first letter in a password, isn't cutting it anymore.
  3. 3. Change password at least every 3 months for non- administrative users and 45-60 days for admin accounts.
  4. 4. Use different passwords for each login credential. @
  5. 5. Avoid generic accounts and shared passwords.
  6. 6. Conduct Audits periodically to identify weak/duplicate passwords and change when necessary.
  7. 7. Rainingcat$&DoGs! Password123 HelloIt$mE Pick challenging passwords that include a combination of letters (upper and lower), numbers and special characters (e.g. <$>,<%> and <&>).
  8. 8. Avoid personal information such as birth dates, pet names and sports.
  9. 9. Use passwords or passphrases of 12+ characters rockPaper$cissorS 12+PasswoRd TheMightyDucks!
  10. 10. Use a Password Manager such as My Eyes Only where users need just one password to locate all their passwords.
  11. 11. Do not use a browser's auto-fill function for passwords.
  12. 12. Your password security is not the time to be average.
  13. 13. We'd love to chat! If you're in the Dallas, Ft. Worth, Midland, Lubbock, Abilene locations and/or surrounding areas give us a call today at 866.976.2679 Download our eBook for all the cybersecurity tips for your employees to stay protected!

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