Tag: Password

Friends and Family Post; Change bad Passwords with Google Password Checkup

Friends and Family Post; Change bad Passwords with Google Password Checkup

This post is for my friends and family that might not be so technical but still want to stay safe online.  I wrote about the ... Read More

PSA: Change the batteries and your passwords!

PSA: Change the batteries and your passwords!

Happy New Year Everyone! Now is the perfect time to check those Smoke Detectors and also a great time to change your passwords.  If you ... Read More

Locked out of your Citrix Sharefile Account? You’re welcome.

Locked out of your Citrix Sharefile Account? You’re welcome.

So this week was probably not the best week to be part of the Citrix Sharefile help desk staff.   It seems like the powers that ... Read More

Lessons learned: Data Migrations (VMs or otherwise)

Lessons learned: Data Migrations (VMs or otherwise)

Whether you are moving files, Virtual Machines or other types of data from SAN to SAN or LUN to LUN, there are a few guiding ... Read More

My Virtual Self on Life Support

My Virtual Self on Life Support

Things have finally appeared to settle down for me online.  For a while, it just seemed as though the entire internet was under attack.  And ... Read More

All good things come to an end; i.e. Forced change.

All good things come to an end; i.e. Forced change.

This is the notice I got the other day when I fired up my Firefox browser.  Sxipper has been the password manager I have used ... Read More

Security is no Laughing Matter!

Security is no Laughing Matter!

During a recent password audit at a large company, it was discovered that one user was using the password: MickeyMinnieHueyLouieDeweyDonaldGoofyPlutoSacramento When asked why such a ... Read More

How strong are your passwords? Test them out at Microsoft.

How strong are your passwords? Test them out at Microsoft.

Think you have a few good passwords?  Think they are up to snuff to ward off the hoards of attackers out there?  Test them out ... Read More