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How Secure is Your Password?
Posted On:
Monday, January 28, 2019
How long would it take a hacker to access your login?

When setting a password on your school computer or social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc...) you should create one that is:

10 characters long, includes at least 1 capital letter, 1 number and 1 symbol (!,@,#,$, etc).

Your password doesn't have to be complicated. Make sure you choose something that you can easily remember.  This website 

https://howsecureismypassword.net 

is an excellent tool to show you how secure your password is.

These are examples of passwords that can easily be "hacked" into:

flashes                  200 milliseconds

flashes1               1 minute

password            Instantly…

Changeme          Instantly….

 

These are strong passwords that are very secure and meets the requirements above:

Ihave2dogs!                       400 years!!

Teachingisfun4all!           7 quadrillion years!!

Iteachgrade8!                     3 million years!!

 

 

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