THE HOLIDAY: Computer Security Day was started in 1988 to help raise awareness of computer related security issues. Our goal is to remind people to protect their computers and information. This annual event is held around the world on November 30th although some organizations choose to have functions on the next business day if it falls on a weekend. More
THE ART: How strong is your password? The easier your password is to remember, the easier it will be for an attacker to guess. But have no fear! Follow this tip: Passwords based on taking the first letter of each word of a favorite phrase or song lyric are just as memorable as naively selected passwords, and just as hard to crack as randomly generated passwords.
Strong: LPLPLMINBTHOMCCC (Little pig, little pig, let me in. Not by the hair on my chinny chin chin). — Lauren Derlin Snodgrass