Lifehacker provides a little insight into the thought processes a Â professional password guesser uses to guess your password. Â Security expert Roger Grimes writes at InfoWorld how easily passwords can be guessed and says that these days passwords need to be longer than the mere six-to-eight characters typically used.
Consider lengthening your password and including special characters in it. Â The longer and more random your password is, the harder it is to guess. Â Lifehacker also provides a list of the most commonly used passwords. Â Make sure your passwords are not on this list. Â Also check out the password tips at the bottom this article.