Articles tagged: password

Use Stronger Passwords

Tip of the Day: Don’t Get Attached to Your Password


Are Password Managers Safe?

Password management utilities are great tools to not only manage your passwords, but be more secure about how you use them.

A Good, Memorable Pass-phrase

How Long Should a Password Be?

For years, the standard practice has been to assume that eight-character passwords made up of sufficiently random characters was enough. Not any more.


Phishing: How to Know it When You See It

Phishing is a way that internet scammers trick you into providing your personal and financial details. Phishing opens the door to identity theft, and more.

External Backup Drive

Will backups run if my PC asks for a password?

Scheduling regular backups is an important step in your overall backup strategy. But they do have to run when your computer is on and accessible.

Microsoft account summary

How do I change my Hotmail or password?

How to change your Hotmail or password isn’t always obvious, particularly when Microsoft keeps changing the interface. I’ll walk you through how to change your Hotmail password.