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This year's Password Analysis is making the rounds. As crazy as it sounds the worst passwords continue to be the most used. If it helps use very long passwords that form a phrase you can remember. Throw in a capital and a number and rest easy. 

I drive a Honda 2011 as an example    idrivEah0nda11^  

Notice the capital E, the zero for a O and the added symbol at the end. 

Don't reuse passwords and don't use a "Core" password with changes on the fringes. 


Please don't be one of these people.

Worst Passwords 2018


Microsoft Edge Browser

Are you an Edge Browser user, have you tried the new Chromium based Edge Browser? 

Windows 7 - End of Support

It is hard to believe but Windows 7 was with us ten years and on January 14, 2020 the last OS software patches were delivered to users.