Cyber guides part 1: Passwords 101

Good password management is a key part of an effective cybersecurity strategy.

When creating a password, you need to ensure that it is both easy for yourself to remember and difficult for a hacker to crack. One of the best ways is to use three random words and a combination of numbers of symbols. The NCSC provides some excellent advice on password creation-https://www.ncsc.gov.uk/guidance/password-collection and on the benefits and negatives of using a password manager - https://www.ncsc.gov.uk/blog-post/what-does-ncsc-think-password-managers