Using Strong Passwords
Hackers will use brute force attempts to guess weak passwords and
gain access to your site. If you change your password often, and keep it
complex, it will help prevent hackers from gaining access to your site.
When choosing a password, do not use dictionary words, they can be
guessed by hackers within a matter of minutes.
We provide you two different options to assist you in creating a unique password:
Below is a table of different passwords, their strength, and the approximate time to guess them using a brute force attack.
|Password||Quality||Reason||Time to Guess|
|my34car67||Decent||Uses letters and numbers||Hours|
|hMi4l67oO||Good||Uses upper and lowercase letters and numbers||Weeks|
|g00Dp@ssw3Rd!||Great||Upper and lowercase letters, numbers, and symbols||Years|