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Security Portal: Don't pass on strong Passwords

Jul 26, 1999, 13:58 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Password weaknesses probably represent the biggest hole in corporate networks and the Internet. Many organizations fail to fully utilize the technology in their systems to maximize password strength and inviolability, or fail to enforce user policies to keep the password security intact."

"One of the greatest barriers to uniformly strong password management is the fact that passwords exist on so many layers: hub, switch, router, server, host, application, printer. While servers and hosts get the most attention from systems administrators, all are important. Here are some tips from SecurityPortal.com to make sure your password security is strong..."

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