It’s great to share, but not your passwords

Criminals are sneaky. They’ll take advantage of anything, especially our laziness.

 

I mean, haven’t we all wanted to just write our passwords on a sticky note and attach them to our computer monitors instead of memorizing them?

 

But our passwords are protecting more and more of our personal and financial information and we need to keep them secret.

 

For tips on how, read Keep your passwords secret. If you have kids, consider also reading Encourage kids to keep passwords secret.

About the Author
Eve Blakemore

Group Manager, Trustworthy Computing

Eve Blakemore is a Group Manager for Trustworthy Computing who delivers consumer guidance around the latest trends in security and privacy. Eve joined Microsoft in 1998 and has worked in corporate and field roles with Microsoft Learning, US Public Sector, Read more »