Every 39 seconds there is a cyber attack. 93% of these breaches could have been prevented.
How long does it take to crack a password? See the chart below.
Number of characters
Upper or lower case letters
Upper or lower case letters mixed
Numbers, upper and lower case letters
Numbers, upper and lower case letters, symbols
k - thousand (1,000)
m - million (1,000,000)
bn - billion (1,000,000,000)
tn - trillion (1,000,000,000,000)
qd - quadrillion (1,000,000,000,000,000)
qt - quintillion (1,000,000,000,000,000,000)
The Senior's Guide to Online Safety
Cybersecurity tips for older adults
If you did not grow up surrounded by technology, learning the ins and outs can be a difficult road to navigate. See Know Your Net's tips below for how to practice digital citizenship and keep yourself safe online. Click the arrow on each topic to view the enclosed tips.
Cybersecurity in the digital age
In this cyber-age, it is more important than ever to secure our devices and online profiles. A minor security breach could put your livelihood at risk. See the tips below to learn how to stay safe and secure online.
If you have reason to believe your computer is infected, click "learn more" to be redirected to lifewire.com. Here, they will walk you through how to properly scan your computer for malware.