What do you think of when it comes to making a password for a new login that you need?
Well first off you probably make up something that you will remember. You may use part of your name of some of your families names, birth date or other things that are part of you. You may even use the same password for multiple accounts.
Why You Must Use A More Unique Password…
When people use easy or use one password for multiple accounts you are leaving yourself venerable to getting hacked. When you use things that are part of your name or identity, this could potentially dangerous as well.
When it comes to your identity unfortunately hackers can get this information pretty easy. There are also tools called scrapers and we are sure that there are other things as well, but they can just keep entering different passwords until it is the correct one. They can clean house, if they get into the right account!
It is true that the majority of accounts you create online have security in place to limit the amount wrong password to be entered resulting in the account getting locked, but there are some that don’t and other ways the bad guys can get your passwords.