Thoughts on Tech

Ok this post is an easy one, but I worry it may not sink in. Either way, here goes:


Use. A. Different. Password. For. Every. Website. You. Sign. Up. To.


The ONLY exception is for sites that you don’t mind if someone hacks into multiple accounts. For example, for some random forums I frequent, I use the same credentials and I really don’t care if they get hacked; there is nothing personal on them.

For everything else, USE DIFFERENT PASSWORDS! There are so many sitesbeinghacked successfully these days that this should no longer be “advice” and instead considered “compulsory learning in order to be allowed on the Internet”.

And before you worry about how, here’s the answer: use a formula. This way you don’t have to remember a single password but can instantly figure out a particular site’s password, for example:

“Day of birthday +…

View original post 71 more words


Leave a comment

Filed under General

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s