World Password Day

Updated: 05/07/2014 3:20 PM
Created: 05/05/2014 6:23 AM WHEC.com

Wednesday is “World Password Day” and it’s a chance for you to change your online passwords from hackable to uncrackable!

Security pros at McAfee have some pointers. They say to go for length over complexity and the best passwords have 14 or more characters.

Make sure to avoid passwords that are really only one word and keep your email, banking, and social media passwords separate.

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