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Stong Passwords

  • Strong passwords use at least 8 characters
  • Try to use a mixture of numbers, letters, and symbols
  • Do not use patterns
  • Do not use the same passwords for all your accounts

Stong Password Stats

  • If you have a 8 digit password with upper case, lower case, special characters, and numbers, there are more than 4 quadrillion possible passwords
  • 70% of people don't use different passwords for different things
  • The most common password is "password1"
  • Around 40% of people use what is considered a weak password
How to create a strong password