Only 50 users optimally protect their confidential data, by putting together their password from small and capital letters as well as numbers and other special characters. User familiar interviewers”your access data to another odd result over the course of the surveys: more than 100 participants gave up their personal passwords so completely foreign to the interviewers people. There, they wanted to question only whether the passwords provide enough protection against hacking attacks. “This is similar to how if you have multiple copies of the own front door key and it would give to anyone who asks,”, warns Sabrina Datcu, BitDefender E-threat analyst and author of this experiment. To protect of their confidential data in the network, the virus protection expert advises Internet users to create different passwords for different accounts. Also should the passwords from small and capital letters and digits and other special characters exist to impede hacking your login data to Internet criminals. About BitDefender BitDefender is software developer, one of the industry’s fastest and most efficient product lines internationally certified security software.

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