If you needed a nudge to change that rubbish, easily guessed password you’ve been using since your teens, here it is: Please, for the sake of your own tech-related security, change your password. Now.
If that warning didn’t work, and you’re still convinced that your password is a work of genius, pay close attention to this new study.
The reality is that you’re probably making at least one of the six mistakes identified by a study by a researcher at Virginia Tech and Dashlane.
Researchers analysed 6.1 million passwords gathered by Gang Wang, sourced from personal data that has been previously been leaked, and found the same common… Read the full story