National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM): How to create strong passwords
October 9, 2018
Phil Johnson
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October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, a great time to make sure your digital life is secure. IS&T is sharing a series of security-related videos and articles throughout the month on topics including security awareness training, strong password creation and management, and tips for identifying and avoiding phishing attempts. Read on and play it safe!

 

Strong passwords are the first line of defense against cyber threats. Be sure to create strong and unique passwords for each website and application you log into. For tips on creating effective passwords, watch this short video.

If you have questions about IT security, reach out to your local IT support or the IS&T Service Desk. If you’re concerned about an IT security threat or incident, contact the IS&T Security Team at security@mit.edu or IS&T Security.