Boost your WordPress password security with a strong password!
A security strategy is a must for a WordPress website and blog because it is the most popular open source software for blogging and this makes it a primary target of many malicious attacks. The security strategy starts with a unique, safe and strong passwords not only to protect WordPress site but the rest of your digital life as well.
Password cracking tools are becoming more powerful every year and having a password management service like 1Password or LastPass are a great solution: The right balance between security and convenience.
Lorrie Faith Cranor: What’s wrong with your pa$$w0rd?
Lorrie Faith Cranor studied thousands of real passwords to figure out the surprising, very common mistakes that users — and secured sites — make to compromise security. And how, you may ask, did she study thousands of real passwords without compromising the security of any users? That’s a story in itself. It’s secret data worth knowing, especially if your password is 123456… (Published on Jun 24, 2014, TEDTalks)