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Infographic: Top tips for secure passwords

This infographic looks at the most common way passwords can be cracked and what you can do to make your passwords stronger.
Published on 24th Aug 2017
This infographic looks at the most common way passwords can be cracked and what you can do to make your passwords stronger.
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Passwords are frequently used to restrict access to many different types of digital data, from online accounts to employee workstations. They are often the only security measure that stops an unwanted visitor, so a weak password can put your organisation at risk of a data breach.

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