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Friday, December 10, 2010

YET ANOTHER SCARY HACKER GET-AROUND

Hopefully you password-protect your PCs, laptops, and netbooks in case they should get stolen at some point. But there are ways thieves can try and break passwords on your Windows and Mac computers. Luckily for you, there are ways to make it harder for them to do so:

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NOTE: Most importantly, never use the default password on any of your electronic devices! It's the first thing thieves try when they get their hands on your machine. And never use PASSWORD, or your phone number, or your address as a password-- also easy to break!

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