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Essential Computer Security: Everyone's Guide to Email, Internet, and Wireless Security by T. Bradley

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Chapter 2 Passwords

Introduction

Passwords are the primary means of security for most home computer users. People have passwords to access their bank account, pay utility bills online, check their investments, and even to log on to their MySpace.com accounts.

It is important that passwords be complex, or strong enough to provide adequate protection, and that they are managed properly. In this chapter ...

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