Which of these would be best practices for creating complex passwords? Pick two.
A) Use single words
B) Mix upper and lower case
C) Use special characters
D) Use 7 characters or fewer
E) Use something you can remember, i.e., child or pet name
F) My password of “ninja” is foolproof
The answer: B) Mix upper and lower case and C) Use special characters
The best passwords are longer than 8 characters and use letters, numbers, and special characters.
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If you’re looking to keep your workstations secure, then you have to be constantly vigilant. In this video, you’ll learn about best practices dealing with password complexity, user permissions, account availability, and desktop security.