FOCUS on Microsoft: Securing NT - Choosing Strong Passwords

by Eric Schultz Sept. 1, 2017 via Symantec

Why 7 is better than 8 Discussions of password length may seem rather passe these days. Internal and external auditors have long suggested the use of lengthy passwords to help fortify the primary authentication

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