Creating new passwords that are secure and unique to a site can be difficult, but it is worth it to keep you safer online.

Current security technologies suggest making secure passwords that are long and use words that you can easily remember.

Secure Passwords:

  • bluenitrilegloves47
  • horsestapleblacktie3

The passwords above are more secure than making one that is hard for you to recall, but easy for hackers to crack, such as this:

Insecure Password:

  • 135t0rn4d0!

And we definitely suggest changing your password if it is like the following, which are all very easy for hackers to figure out.

Very Insecure Passwords:

  • compaq
  • 7777777
  • password1
  • rosebud

At a minimum, you must make your password 8 characters long.