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password

An alphanumeric code that pertains to a specific person or group of persons, which is used to access a locked information system.
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Recent studies however suggest that forcing people to change passwords is often counterproductive and a waste of time.
Not only does it require significant change at Web sites, it could require anybody who's used them to change passwords too, since they could have been intercepted.
Require employees to use unique passwords and change passwords every three months.
Our new e-mail system at work requires us to change passwords once a month.
Also, and as important, change passwords you hold periodically, particularly on financial sites and email accounts."
Someone physically connecting to machines, or even using scripts, to change passwords to comply with regulatory mandates is fraught with complications.
Change passwords regularly and make sure they are strong with a mix of cases, symbols and digits.
The company has asked game subscribers to change passwords to prevent additional damage, although the leaked resident registration numbers and passwords were encrypted.
Sony asked users to change passwords, and to date it says there have been no reports of unauthorised credit card usage linked to the attack.
Retailers must make sure to change passwords upon program installation and update these passwords regularly.
Change passwords regularly and avoid standard passwords like a family name or dictionary words.
of {Iced} | Users do not have to change passwords at next logon.