Hints on creating a memorable, secure password

For the protection of all NTHE web site members, the registration form requires your password to be reasonably strong, that is 10 or more characters long with upper and lower case letters, numbers and special characters like !#@.

It seems a bit daunting coming up with a strong password that is easy to remember, but once you know how to do it, you will never go back!

To test the strength of your passwords you can go to www.howsecureismypassword.net and try them out. I did this with my internet banking passwords a while ago and got a terrible shock, needless to say my internet banking passwords are different now!

 

Here are some tips on creating a good password:

For long passwords, a short phrase is excellent. Here are some examples to get you going:

Hard2Find!

4BlueDogs?

Remember-1

123CallMe!

@55DoverRd

Then once you have your passwords, the best way to keep them secure is to write them down somewhere safe. If you have them stored electronically in your phone, or saved on your computer, they are easily found by hackers.

All the best creating your dream password and testing it on www.howsecureismypassword.net !