The year is 2017 and we continue to give advice on the process of creating passwords. This must stop. The phrase “These are the tips to creating a secure password” should be stricken from all presentations, articles, tips and side-bar conversations.
Managing passwords has never been more streamlined. Organizations have invested countless hours and resources into building solutions that seamlessly integrate into our habits, and every business owner, and individual, should invest energy into integrating password managers into their overarching security program. So ask yourself, why are you, or your organization, not employing the tools designed to help you from yourself?