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TechTips: Protecting Passwords

Is your password something easy for you to remember like you dog’s name? Do you have it on a sticky note under your keyboard? Your personal data, and the date of APS’s students and staff are only as secure as our passwords. Even if you use a secure password at work, do you use them at home? Good password practices are essential to keeping personal information private.

In this week’s article US-Cert explains why having strong passwords is important, and things you can do to effectively use strong passwords. Read the article: https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/tips/ST04-002

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