Is Your Password Really Protecting You?

Technology is the cornerstone of the modernized world, and these days, our entire lives are protected by passwords. We use these super-secret codes multiple times a day to access our private information, but how can we be sure that our passwords are secure? Well, it turns out that the majority of tech users aren’t aware of what makes a password strong, and therefore many people are setting themselves up to be targeted by hackers.

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