Hackers attack every 39 seconds

Thursday, 8 February 2007, 9:39 PM EST

Hackers attack computers every 39 seconds, according to new research.

The study, which investigated how exactly hackers crack computers, confirms those regularly issued warnings about password vulnerability. Experts advise longer passwords, regularly changed and not based on users' biographies, that mix letters and numerals and are hard to guess.

At LiveScience.

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