CLI Magic: passwd and passwords

Monday, 6 December 2004, 12:21 PM EST

I don't want to disturb your GUI-induced nap, but for your own good -- and for the security of your system -- you need to be concerned about two things: learning how to use the passwd command and learning how to create strong passwords. Yes, it may require a teensy tiny bit of effort on your part, but consider the alternative.

By Joe Barr at Linux.com

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

The security threat of unsanctioned file sharing

Posted on 31 October 2014.  |  Organisational leadership is failing to respond to the escalating risk of ungoverned file sharing practices among their employees, and employees routinely breach IT policies.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Fri, Oct 31st
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //