How Long Will it Take to Crack Your #Password?: #Cybersecurity Trends

Source: How Long Will it Take to Crack Your Password?: Cybersecurity Trends | CloudNine – JDSupra. 

As you can see from the infographic above, the size and composition of your password could dramatically affect how long it takes to crack the password. For example:

  • If you have a password that is numbers only, a password that is as much as eight numbers (that’s nearly 100 million number combinations) can still be cracked instantly;
  • Even if that number only password is 14 numbers (that’s nearly 100 trillion number combinations), it only takes four days to crack a password even that size;

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