Password authentication is a one factor authentication method, by using something you know. Choosing passwords and remembering them are delicate issues that are the base of many compromised computers and systems around the world. You would be surprised by how many people around the world use passwords like “123456” or “password” for their accounts. It’s even worse when these accounts are bank related or enterprise related. It is still debatetable wether to still use passwords or to use password managers but this is a topic for another post. In this post i’m going to show you how i choose my passwords and what do i avoid when doing so.
A password manager can have multiple benefits, other than just its basic offering like secure storage of your credentials, generating random passwords and auto-completing input fields.