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How to Choose Strong Passwords

A strong password is the first barrier for protecting your computer, mobile, laptop, and other systems, even we know the passwords are not all. Setting a strong password is still essential and most important. But whats the definition of strong passwords, I think the definition is totally determined by the technology nowadays. It must be harder to crack.

1. Definition of Strong Passwords

Your password must be longer than 8 characters

Your name, age, birthday, should be appeared in passwords, for example, John123, etc

Do not use a complete english word. for example, hello123, etc

Do not use continuous numbers or same numbers, for example, 12345678, 11111111, etc

2. Strong Passwords Should Contain

A strong passwords should contain Lowercase and Uppercase letters, Numerals, and Special charactors (` ~ ! @ # $ % ^ & * ( ) _ + - = { } | \ : " ; ' < > ? , . /). Just select elements from all of them and compose your new password.

For example, Z8d!klP/, {Go68My}, etc

3. Tips of Strong  Passwords usage

You should not save your password as a plaint text in your computer, such as: Gmail Password: xxYY9()+, this is very unsafe.

You must create and change a new passwords within a few days or months.

Commonly when we choose a new password, we must take ways to remember, I have to admit this may be difficult for all of us, even we have a tips in our mind. But we have to, and also some other passwords of us.


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