Password Security

Move your mouse over the flashcards to see whether passwords are Strong or Weak,

  • */*Nobody*/*Knows*/*
    STRONG: includes symbols, upper and lower case text, more than 8 characters
  • Marnie1996
    WEAK: names and dates of birth are common knowledge
  • Mans BEST Friend
    STRONG: includes spaces, has upper and lower case text, more than 8 characters
  • Password
    WEAK: this is the first word anyone will try
  • J_0_E [Barcelona]
    STRONG: uses zero instead of letter "O", includes symbols, uses upper and lower case, more than 8 characters
  • MICHAELJACKSON
    WEAK: no numbers or symbols, easily guessed by friends
  • >M>E>L>L>I>S>2005
    STRONG: includes numbers, letters and symbols, more than 8 characters
  • Rover
    WEAK: friends and family know the name of your pet, too short
  • 89iIPDF10//
    STRONG: uses numbers, letters and symbols, difficult to guess
  • HarryPotter
    WEAK: no numbers or symbols, easily guessed by friends

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