Learn How to Use Strong Passwords Online

[U]Tech's Information Security Office continues its Security Awareness Video of the Month Series—"Secure in Seconds"—in December for members of the Case Western Reserve University community. December’s topic is "Passwords."

In December’s video, the speaker emphasizes the importance of strong password hygiene. They highlight the vulnerability of weak passwords, encouraging users to opt for longer, complex combinations of numbers, letters, and symbols. The speaker advises against password reuse, suggesting the use of password managers for enhanced security. The key message is to take proactive steps to secure passwords and avoid common pitfalls to prevent potential security breaches.

Watch the video.

To report a security issue, contact the service desk at 216.368.HELP, submit a ticket at help.case.edu, or reach out to the [U]Tech Information Security Office directly via email at security@case.edu.