HOW HACKABLE IS YOUR PASSWORD?

Chris Nagle
December 1, 2020

As a semi-knowledgeable guy about computers I get the question about how strong or hack-able a password is. I have attached a graph that may help understanding why using characters, numbers, upper and lower case symbols helps. Also, should mention these for for brute force hacks. What is a brute force hack you ask? Well...A brute force attack, or an exhaustive search, is a cryptographic hack that  guesses possible combinations of your password until it gets it. The longer the password, the more combinations that will need to be tested.

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