NEWS FROM THE LAB - Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Password 123456? Posted by Sean @ 12:33 GMT

Some phishing lists were recently published online. Hotmail, Yahoo, AOL, Gmail, and other provider passwords are making the news.

So what's a popular password? 123456.

Brilliant, right? If you haven't done so already, nows a good time to review your personal passwords.

Remember, it's National Cybersecurity Awareness Month.

Here's some good advice, write down your passwords. Yes, seriously. Write them down.

See the following: Schneier on Security; Lifehacker; and our May 26th post.

Passwords on a post-it