TITLE

Password Protection?

AUTHOR(S)
Dingle, Jeffrey
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Oct2008, Vol. 45 Issue 10, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the issues underpinning password threat in the online social networking aspect. Passwords are a good example to restrict access to many things providing protection to information. It states that a good password must be eight characters or more, with a combination of uppercase and lowercase letters, numbers and special characters. However, a study of online criminal hackers who steal bank login credentials found that such information are highly valued by criminals.
ACCESSION #
34903478

 

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