Is your password weak?

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Short Version


Some websites already require you to enter a strong password. Others don’t. But what is a strong password and – do you have it?

What makes a password "strong"?


  • Minimum length of 12 characters
  • Not a word or combination of words
  • Contains letters, numbers and symbols

How strong is your password?

Kaspersky security has an online password checker to see how long a standard computer would take to crack your password.

Different passwords for different accounts?