How Secure Is Your Password? Infographic

Last updated: Monday October 22nd 2012
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Is Your Password Strong?

With all of the new and interesting websites that seem to come out all the time, it’s easy to go with what you know when setting up a new account somewhere. People on average are subscribed to around 25 websites that require a log-in, but many of them use only 6 different passwords for all of those sites. While technically people are saving time by not needing to remember that much information, they might be gaining a good amount of trouble thanks to simple, often-repeated passwords.

The infographic below details the difference between strong and weak passwords and also includes several common passwords that are best avoided.

Is Your Password Strong?

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