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Easy to remember passwords

Passwords need to be strong and secure but sometimes they also need to be easy to remember. I admit I use a password tool to help with most of my passwords called Keepass and have written about it previously to manage passwords. It generates unique impossible to guess and impossible






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Don’t use one of the most common passwords

It’s human nature, we are all human and we all have a similar way of thinking and acting. A downside of this on the security front is that we tend to pick the same passwords as everyone else. At worst – when in a rush 1234 or abc123 is the






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GMail and Sony hacked – passwords exposed

How much trouble would you be in if your email password was stolen? You have probably heard already that Sony and GMail have been the target of attacks designed to break into accounts and steal passwords and other information. In the incident with Sony as reported by Digital Trends, the






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Are you publishing your email password without knowing!

Depending on the settings of your email program you could be telling the world your email password every time you check your email! Sadly the default setting of many email clients is not to use a secure connection. This means that when your computer checks with your email server to






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How to create a PDF document with security enabled

One of the most exciting things about the internet is the way that it simplifies the sharing of information. There are so many ways that you can do this but the most important thing to consider is will my visitor be able to open what I have created. I received






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Manage your passwords and keep them different

With the ever growing list of sites that require a password to sign on we all have the same problem of managing these passwords and user id’s. We are told to keep them safe, not to write them down and to change them often. We are also told that they






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