Passwords Matter

The Tip

Passwords are our first line of defence in cybersecurity. So why do so many of us have bad password habits? Who knows. It just seems to be human nature. Readily available hacker scripts can guess most bad passwords in seconds, just by shear brute force. A couple of basics can greatly enhance your cybersecurity.

The Detail

Here are some things to consider in choosing and using passwords;

Special Bonus Tip

The theme for week 4 of Cybersecurity month is Our critical eye and the internet. According to Media SmartsDigital Literacy is more than technological know-how; it includes a wide variety of ethical, social and reflective practices that are embedded in work, learning, leisure and daily life.