Password Tips and Best Practices

  • Protecting Your Password

    Your password is what protects you from cyber criminals. It is not difficult to come up with safe password methods which will help keep your passwords complex and help you protect you and your identity.

    These days, almost everything we do requires a PIN number or a password. There are so many that we sometimes can’t keep track of them. While we may find passwords somewhat annoying, and even take them for granted, it is important to remember why passwords are important.

    Passwords are often the first, and sometimes the only, defense against unauthorized access or intrusion of a specific computing system. For this reason, creating and maintaining secure passwords is the single most important step to protecting yourself from unauthorized use of your computing resources.

    If you are having an issue with your password, review some of the possible causes and what can be done to resolve the issue.