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Idea from Dave Eagle

Dave Eagle

Title

Password Security: You're Doing it Wrong

Summary

The National Institute of Science and Technology has released a draft of proposed changes to the password policy for all federal entities. It shows that some commonly accepted security measures do little to improve security; they only make things more difficult for users. It also discusses the new rules being proposed.

Author

Dave Eagle

Keywords

  • password
  • password security
  • cybersecurity
  • Links

  • https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2016/08/18/nists-new-password-rules-what-you-need-to-know/?utm_content=buffer1244e&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer
  • http://www.slideshare.net/jim_fenton/toward-better-password-requirements