Jim Rapozas 12 Ways to Be A Security Idiot - My Password Is \Password\

 
 
By Jim Rapoza  |  Posted 2012-05-28 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Are you a security idiot? In a popular column from 2003, Jim Rapoza ranted about how most viruses and computer security problems are made possible by stupid people doing stupid
 
 
 
The easiest thing to remember for a password is your own name, right? Or you could write your password on a Post-It on your monitor. And remember, if an application comes with a default password, that must mean its a pretty good password. No need to chan
Jim Rapozas 12 Ways to Be A Security Idiot - My Password Is \Password\
 
 
 
 
 
Jim Rapoza, Chief Technology Analyst, eWEEK.For nearly fifteen years, Jim Rapoza has evaluated products and technologies in almost every technology category for eWEEK. Mr RapozaÔÇÖs current technology focus is on all categories of emerging information technology though he continues to focus on core technology areas that include: content management systems, portal applications, Web publishing tools and security. Mr. Rapoza has coordinated several evaluations at enterprise organizations, including USA Today and The Prudential, to measure the capability of products and services under real-world conditions and against real-world criteria. Jim Rapoza's award-winning weekly column, Tech Directions, delves into all areas of technologies and the challenges of managing and deploying technology today.
 
 
 
 
 
 

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