Linked by Howard Fosdick on Sat 10th Nov 2012 07:28 UTC
Bugs & Viruses If you want to ensure you have adequate passwords but don't have the time or interest to study the topic, there's a useful basic article on how to devise strong passwords over at the NY Times. It summarizes key points in 9 simple rules of thumb. Also see the follow-up article for useful reader feedback. Stay safe!
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by Anonymous Penguin on Sat 10th Nov 2012 09:30 UTC
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Take something that means a lot to you but nothing to strangers. Example: name, place and date of birth of somebody you hold dear (not yourself, too easy to guess), add a few random characters. Done!
BTW, it shouldn't be somebody who has a Facebook account!

Edited 2012-11-10 09:31 UTC

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