... and how well hidden is YOUR needle?
via grc.comThis is an interesting idea from Steve Gibson on how to make secure and easy to remember passwords. There are two parts:
- Length is the most important ingredient, so pad a memorable password to a long length with some sort of padding character e.g. dog..........., <<
dog>>>>>>>>>, !!!dog_cat!!!! (make sure you use your own style of padding)
- Make sure that there is at least one character of each of the following: upper-case letter, lower-case letter, number and special character (!, ., * etc.) e.g. !D0g......