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Let’s create a secure password for NAS

We already know 5 principles of creating a secure password for NAS, but how to create a secure password that easy to remember?  First, we know that when we create a password, we need to follow some rules. For example:

  • At least 8 characters
  • Need to contain: Lower case letter, Upper case letter, Numbers, Special Characters

Let’s create a secure password for NAS

 

Follow these rules, and start to create a secure password for NAS

Step 1. Choose a word that you can remember, for example:

company

 

Step 2. Use a special character to instead one letter in this word, for example:

com&any (use “&” to instead “p”)

 

Step 3. Add some numbers.  You can choose your birthday number and plus 1 to this number. For example, if you birthday is 05/17, you can use 06(month) and 18(date).  Also, you can put these numbers into the different place, the password would be more complexity.

com06&any28

 

Step 4. Let the first letter become an upper case letter.

Com06&any28

 

Now, we have created our first secure password!

 

As we know that we need to create more secure passwords for various situation.  We can still according to the above steps to create different passwords.

For online bank password, you can use the word “mybank” in step 1. , then the password might be “My06&ank28”
For social website password, you can use the word “social” in step 1. , then the password might be “So06&ial28”

 

According to the above steps, we can also use our name and phone number to create different passwords. For example:

Your name: Jimmy
Your phone number: 0923-123-456
Then your password might be: Ji124$my457

5 principles of creating a secure password for NAS

In March 2019, a news said that, Why the password “ji32k7au4a83” and “au4a83” has appeared over a hundred times in the site Have I Been Pwned(HIBP)? – asked from an engineer from Los Angeles.
Actually, the reason is that the Taiwanese keyboard with the Zhuyin Fuhao layout, these mean “my password(我的密碼)” and “password(密碼)” in Chinese.

creating a secure password for NAS

Started from this issue, how do you know if your password are safe enough?

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Windows 10 Practical Tips – Part 2

Previously in the last article, to make everyone more familiar with Windows 10, we will continue to introduce you more Windows 10 practical tips so that everyone can use it more conveniently and quickly.

This article will mainly submit some applications and Tips on Windows 10.

For example, setting shortcuts for folders and more, let users can increase efficiency when accessing typical applications and folders.

Read the last article here: Windows 10 Practical Tip – Part 1

Windows 10 Practical Tips – Part 2

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Windows 10 Practical Tip – Part 1

Windows 10 Practical Tip. Windows 10 has been released for about 4 years.

The functions and tips provided by Windows 10 make computer users can operate a computer more convenient.

Although lots of computer users are sticks to use Windows 7 or even the older version, most of the computers have been upgraded to Windows 10.

The reason for that is because Windows 10 has lots of hardware requirements.

If the old device upgraded to Windows 10, it may affect the computer smoothness or compatibility of some software.

That’s why not all the user upgrades to Windows 10. Also, the ridiculous “automatic update,” often operate on the halfway of working or halfway when users are playing a game.

Most of the users may have experienced that familiar blue screen suddenly appears, right?

Windows 10 Practical Tip – Part 1

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