Password management best practice
The Facebook and Cambridge Analytica scandal and the 87 million accounts affected by privacy violation have made data privacy and cyber security headline news around the world. For all the users affected, the first step to securing their personal information is to change their passwords immediately.
As a business, secure password management and password best practice is essential. Passwords can protect your website, software programs and business networks. Passwords keep your business safe from unauthorised entry by ex-employees, curious intruders and, of course, hackers.
So how often should you change passwords? Should you always use a different password for every system and site? How complicated do passwords need to be? Should you use a password manager? And how important is multi-factor authentication?
We offer some tips to ensuring password management best practice for your business.