I have another infographic for you today. This one is from the folks at ZoneAlarm. It’s funny that I found their infographic, and haven’t heard from them in quite a while. Before Microsoft started including a software firewall in Windows XP Service Pack 2, the place where I started my IT career used ZoneAlarm’s firewall on all of our workstations and it worked pretty good.
Anyway, their infographic on how to avoid bad passwords, and how to create secure passwords is pretty good as well, and follows pretty much everything I’ve been taught on the subject. I decided to send it around my company because I’m sure half of the users are using some form of their kids name, or another dictionary word. Check it out: