How Secure is My Password? Get Answered Here
Most people are using a password as simple as "1234" or "name" + "birthday month/year." These passwords are very easy to be cracked by someone who are familiar with you or hackers that with a genearl PC and a little time. Don't know how secure of your passwords, use the password strength checker below. Just input your password, and it will tell you how long will be taken to guess your password.
If your password is too weak but you don't know how to design your passwords, the easiest way is to use a password generator like RoboForm's password generator, which generate random passwords with customisable length and thus strength. Up to 511 random characters are supported, which means it requires hundreds of year to crack your password.
Note that the background color also indicates the password security in the above password strength checker.
Don't Use the Most Common Passwords
The most common the passwords are, the easier they will be cracked by others. Below are the 25 most-used password. Don't use them from now on.
Generate Passwords from RoboForm Toolbar
If How Secure Is My Password's check lets you know your password's strength, it's time to improve your password's strength. Here RoboForm's built-in Password Generator is highly recommended. It generates really random and secure passwords for you and a simple strength indicator is used. For a strong password, the bit strength should be over 64. Below is how to use RoboForm's Password Generator to create a randon and safe password to use on web and other applications.
- Move your mouse over the Generate button in the RoboForm toolbar. A password will be generated based on the default settings. To create a new random password, click the Generate New button.
- If necessary, click the “Advanced Settings” button to modify your character settings for generating passwords. The Bit Strength tells you how strong of the generated password. Usually, 64 is recommended.