Is your password easy to crack?
What is a secure password?
A secure password should be virtually impossible for others to guess. It should not contain or be based on personal information, and it should not be written down or given out to anybody.
RIT Information Security recommends:
- Minimum 15 characters (at least 8 required)
- Mixed upper and lower case letters
- At least one number and at least one symbol
Minimum requirements for passwords can be found at: https://www.rit.edu/security/content/password
What should I avoid?
There are many ways people try... ...