Weak Passwords Not Always Bad, Study Says

Microsoft researchers say users are more likely to remember unique passwords if they're limited to high-value accounts.
0:51 | 07/17/14

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Having trouble remembering long complicated passwords -- that so many log ins and passwords for every account how can we keep track. -- your life just got easier according to a new research from Microsoft using weak passwords isn't such a bad idea. Microsoft says Internet users are better off recycling week memorable passwords. Your dog's name for accounts of low importance. However Microsoft does recommend use complicated passwords for accounts that holds sensitive information such as your bank account. The idea behind the study states that users are more likely to remember their complicated passwords that combinations. Of letters numbers and symbols. If they are just limited to high value accounts.

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