A hectic start to the new year. People having problems with their routers, hacked accounts and miscellaneous computing tidbits has kept me busy.
After reading an article on T3 about online banking, got me thinking about security. It is amazing that people still reuse old passwords everywhere, most of them fairly easy for a hacker to break.
Not only are consumers facing such grief, many corporations who let people choose their own passwords are (in a way) prone to an attack of some sort. Because, when left to their own devices, their choice of passwords are not very strong.
So it is in this vain that my choice of a recommended site is PC Tools' Password Generator. This tool is absolutely brilliant at generating strong passwords and also presents phonetics to the password in case of misreading.
Check it out at: