News on massive internet of a Russian crime stealing 1.2 billion usernames and passwords has led to widen internet security all over the world. Consultants from Longmont Tech are getting more concerned about this vulnerability. They advised the public to secure and change their passwords more often. They recommended online users to use complicated combination of characters and ensure that the new password is completely unrelated and different to the previous ones they have used. Furthermore, they recommended a website where people can have their passwords check for security. The website howsecureismypassword.net estimates how long it will take for a hacker to crack one’s password.
Source: CBS Local