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Time to change your password from 1234 to something that actually works

Published: May. 3, 2017 at 3:06 PM CDT
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May 4 is World Password Day. In the digital age, many people rarely change their online passwords and for some, passwords are reused for all media accounts. This can give hackers an open door to all of your online accounts.

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recommends these steps to ensure your online accounts are protected:

-Create a strong password of at least 8 characters that contain a mix of uppercase, lowercase, numbers and symbols

-use a different password for each account

-get a password manager

-turn on multi-factor authentication