Password Complexity

The most likely way that people get breached in this day in age is password reuse... any guess why?

I hinted at it in the last assignment, but the answer is that the psychological acceptability of remembering 100+ strong passwords comes in at zero.

So well, before we get into remembering them (you know I'm just going to tell you to use a password manager), let's talk about what goes into creating strong passwords.

Read this: https://ssd.eff.org/en/module/creating-strong-passwords

Now I will have you do this assignment, really love what they have done on this site.

Tasks:

  1. Read this: http://www.passwordanalytics.com/theory/passwords/

Check out this comic: https://xkcd.com/936/